The licensed tour guides, who have known Genoa for a lifetime, will lead you through an unusual urban trekking route to a stunning panoramic viewpoint little known, from which you can admire the whole city.
You will reach Castelletto esplanade, from where you can admire the view of the historic center and the basin of the Porto Antico. Here you can also enjoy a delicious granita or an ice cream in a historic restaurant. The next stop is an incredible corner of quiet immersed in the city, where you can breathe an atmosphere of other times: this is the Ancient Herbalist Pharmacy Sant'Anna dei Frati Carmelitani Scalzi, built in the 17th century. You will be explained many of the secrets of natural remedies that Friars still prepare with the products of their gardens.
This last experience can be reached after a climb a bit 'tiring but certainly satisfying, but also thanks to the historic funicular that will take you to the Carmelite Convent. You will descend towards the center passing through Salita San Bartolomeo and reach the charming neighborhood of Carmine dating back to medieval times.
Free lunch during the day. End of the itinerary in Piazza Caricamento.