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Enjoyable trip which starts off going through a tunnel in the mountain which Ye kids enjoyed. Cheap... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2016
DavidPostlewaight
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Great little fun vertical train ride up to forte sperone

A cheap ride to the top of Genoa... Good steep walk to forte sperone but superb views ... No access... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2016
pip t
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Windlesham, United Kingdom
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| Ingresso a valle: Via Carlo Targa/Largo della Zecca - Ingresso a monte: Righi, Genoa, Italy
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Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Enjoyable trip which starts off going through a tunnel in the mountain which Ye kids enjoyed. Cheap and can buy a ticket at the machine at the bottom if you don't have one when you arrive. Takes about 15 minutes to get to the top...More

Thank DavidPostlewaight
Reviewed 29 March 2016

A cheap ride to the top of Genoa... Good steep walk to forte sperone but superb views ... No access we could find to the forte , but we had a great walk .

Thank pip t
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Staff at our hotel told us that if we walked down Via Balbi and continued through Piazza Della Nunziata and further on Largo della Zecca, we would see a post office on the left and if we took a left turn up Via Carlo Targa...More

Thank Travelcrow
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Genoa has a number of funicular railways around the town and they are a great way to get away from the sea front and up into the higher suburbs of the town, offering great views of the city and an insight into local Genoan life....More

1  Thank MD-FatDonkey
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Funicolare was in perfect working order when we visited. It only costs about 1.5 euro's per person and the journey lasts about fifteen to twenty minutes. When at the top, the view across Genoa is superb. There's a lovely bar/cafe at the top (Club Cacciatori...More

Thank Jack H
Reviewed 8 July 2015

We'd hoped the maintenance work would have been concluded as it was scheduled only to take 3 months from March. Unfortunately it was still closed in early July.

1  Thank MalcolmA02
Reviewed 10 June 2015 via mobile

All funiculars were closed that we wanted to take in a Genoa. This one we decided to walk all the way to the top. Unfortunately not well signposted the higher you climbed. It was very hot. Took about one hour to climb to top. Lots...More

Thank Adriana S
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Normally this is a great way to get to Righi and all the beautiful hiking trails amazing forts and spectacular views, but it is currently closed for it's regular maintenance. It is expected to reopen again, late June 2015. Bus #64 from Piazza Manin can...More

2  Thank AnnArborMHT
Reviewed 27 December 2014

we road to the top tramped about looking at the panorama and caught the next ride back down splendid views - even at night

Thank Leslie G
Reviewed 11 December 2014

I always take people here to see how people get around when they traverse the hillsides, It is a lovely way to see terraced living, to take this fun local transportation and to feel like you live here.

Thank judith l
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