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A cheap fun ride to get to the top and some spectacular views

It's only 1.8 Euro to take the funicular (uphill tram) to the top and the views certainly made it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sydney, Australia
Lovely little jaunt

Does what it says on the tin. Nice little funicular railway, cheap and cheerful, takes 15 minutes... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
Aylesham, 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 2 weeks ago

It's only 1.8 Euro to take the funicular (uphill tram) to the top and the views certainly made it worthwhile. In winter, everything was closed - but there are some great views of Genoa and the Ligurian coastline - and it looked like there are...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Craig_Tapper
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Does what it says on the tin. Nice little funicular railway, cheap and cheerful, takes 15 minutes. Nice was to see some great views over Genova.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jesca84
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

This is a must do activity when visiting Genoa as you get some fantastic panoramic views of the whole city. Tickets cost €1.50 per adult which you can buy from a machine at the station, make sure you validate it in the yellow box before...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank barry1984UK
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Took a little while to find, as tucked away, but great value at only 1.5 euro per person. There are several stops on the way from Zecca , but we chose to get directly to thE top at Righi. From there you get some fantastic...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank davidgZ9308PO
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

All over Genoa 1.60 EUR will buy you 100 minutes of travel. It runs every 15 minutes so you could go up and down this funicular and still have time for a bus ride! There is a viewing platform at the top station. For the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dgrays2ne
Reviewed 25 September 2018

As with all public transport in Genoa, this unique mode of transport benefits from very cheap, fixed fares. Great views from inside the cabin, and around the streets when you get off at Righi. Much more practical - and fun - than walking up...

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TheDaGamas
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Easily accessible just off the Galleria Garibaldi, you buy tickets at the station. €1.50 pp gets you 100 minutes. There are 4 stops but best views are from the castaletto on top, though get directions to this before you go up as its not sign...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank stefano523
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Catch this funicular for sure. Only costs 1.50 EUR (purchase the 100 minute bus journey) and will take you up high in the hills in just 20 minutes. Best views of Genoa. At the top you can also walk for just over an hour and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cparks
Reviewed 28 August 2018

It's a fun trip. We rode up with our children and went to the restaurant on the top. The view is great, the restaurant was lively, fun and had excellent food.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jrewing88
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This cable railway is a ten minute ride to the top where the views are lovely. You get a great sense of the city's location and development from the top station. There are strenuous walks from there to visit some of the old 17th century...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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