European Capital of Culture 2004 in Italy

Genoa is capital city of Liguria. It has one of the biggest historical centers in Europe and became European Capital of Culture in 2004. Genoa is famous for its richness in cultural and artistic sights, palaces and museums. In 2006 the "Palazzi dei Rolli" were declared "UNESCO World Heritage Site"


The house where Christopher Columbus was born, medieval Palazzo Ducale, Dome of San Lorenzo, Palazzo Bianco and Palazzo Rosso are only some of the must see sights in Genoa. 


At "Porto Antico" you find the panoramic elevator "Bigo" that shows you a great view of the oldest part of the city of Genoa. The "Acquario di Genova" (aquarium of Genoa) is also located there.

Our insider tips for your vacation or event in Genoa:

  • Performance incentives in Genoa with an attractive program
  • Team events and sightseeing with a GPS tour or treasure hunt
  • We organize your conferences or congresses in Genoa, with culinary and cultural highlights
  • Company outings – packed with fun and entertainment for your colleagues
  • Sailing tours or challenging sailing regattas along the coast
  • Visit of the historical center of Genoa on a city trip
  • Savor the famous "Pesto alla Genovese" and other Genoese specialties on a culinary trip
  • Wine Olympics with challenging tasks for your team event in Italy
  • Product or wine tasting in Genoa


As an English speaking agency and DMC in Genoa we provide you with insider´s tips, offer you spectacular locations and create tailor-made programsfor your vacations or events in Genoa.


On request, the managers of Liguriaplus will also assist you personally at your destination. Please contact us for an individual request. We are looking forward to organizing your corporate event, group tour or exclusive vacation in Genoa!