Discover the essential sights around the famous city of Genoa in the most comfortable way when you take our sightseeing bus tour. You can hop on and off whenever and wherever you want, meaning you can easily explore the Italian city at your own pace.
Route and stops
The Genoa tourist bus takes you to 11 stops at the main attractions around the famous birthplace of Cristopher Columbus. Throughout the journey, you will enjoy English language audio commentary about the locations you can see from the bus.
Some of the most popular landmarks included on the itinerary are Piazza Caricamento square, Piazza De Ferrari fountain and Vitoria Square.
You can consult the route and different stops on the map by clicking on the following link:
How it works
The ticket is valid for 24 consecutive hours from the moment it is used for the first time. For example, if it is activated on Monday at 3 pm, it will be valid until Tuesday at 3 pm.
During this time you can hop on and off the buses as many times as you want. This means you can explore the city's top attractions at your own pace. You can discover beautiful buildings such as the Church of Santo Stefano, the Doge's Palace, the Teatro Carlo Felice opera house, and the Cathedral of Saint Lawrence, and also visit one of Europe's busiest ports.
When you make the reservation you must specify an initiation date for the ticket. You will have a window of 15 days from that date in which to activate the pass.
After you have completed your reservation, we will send you a voucher which you must present the first time you use the city sightseeing bus service.
Times and frequency
Red lines: departures are every 20-30 minutes from 9:20 am to 5:20 pm. The total journey lasts 1 hour.
|Adults||Children between 5 to 15 years old||Under 5 years old|
|24 hour ticket||
24 hour ticket
Children between 5 to 15 years oldUS$ 8.8
Under 5 years oldFree
The tour is carried out with an audio guide in English.
Unlimited use of the City Sightseeing bus for a period of 24 hours.
Individual headphones for each passenger.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
You can book up until the same day (9:20 AM local time) if there are still places available.
You will receive an email with your ticket attached which you must print out and show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.