Day Trip to Genoa and Portofino, departing from Milan

12 h
Day Trips & Excursions
difficulty Easy
Wheelchair Not Accessible

Day Trip to Genoa and Portofino, departing from Milan

Want to spend a day exploring one of the most beautiful coastlines in Italy? Then do not miss our tour of Genova and Portofino! Departing from Milan aboard a modern bus, you will enjoy an excursion to discover the charming towns of Northern Italy, immersed in a stunning sea-side landscape.

Discover the enchanting town of Genova with a guided tour
Enjoy a day trip between history and nature in Northern Italy
Admire the beautiful sights of the Genova’s Coastline with a guided visit
Explore the picturesque towns of Portofino and Santa Margherita
Relax through a panoramic boat cruise along the Ligurian Coast

Through this tour of Genova and Portofino, departing from Milan, you will have the opportunity to visit one of the most beautiful coasts in Italy, characterized by its beautiful landscapes and some lovely towns. Also, you’ll visit the historic centre of Genova, and the town of Portofino, an exclusive destination of many celebrities.

Enjoy a guided visit to the discovery of Genova

The tour will start early in the morning from Milan, aboard a bus equipped with all comforts, to reach the city of Genova. Accompanied by a professional guide, you will visit the beautiful historic centre, especially the ancient port, renovated and designed by the famous international architect Renzo Piano.
The core of the old city is organized in a series of medieval lanes with numerous testimonies related to its historical events, particularly those during which Genova was part of the four Maritime Republics.

Visit the beautiful town of Santa Margherita Ligure

After the guided tour, you will have free time to continue to explore the city by your own, and have lunch with typical regional dishes. Later, aboard the bus, you'll head to Santa Margherita Ligure, in what is called the “Dolphin Coast”, which overlooks the Gulf of Tigullio.
This sea-village is absolutely lovely, characterized by narrow alleys, small squares and many churches, not to mention the Castle and the impressive Villa Durazzo-Centurione. From the port of Santa Margherita you will embark on a boat for a cruise that will take you to Portofino.

Admire the beautiful and famous Portofino

Portofino is probably one of the most famous seaside villages in Italy with a history of over a thousand years. You will have the incredible opportunity to explore its historic centre in complete freedom, and you can decide whether to visit one of the many churches, a castle or simply indulge in some shopping.
The tour will end with the return on the boat to Santa Margherita Ligure. From there, you’ll return by bus to Milan in the evening.

  • Departure from Milan by bus
  • Arrival at Genova and guided visit
  • Free time for the lunch
  • Transfer to Santa Margherita
  • Guided visit to Portofino
  • Return to Milan by bus
  • Transfer by bus from Milan
  • Accredited tour guide
  • Guided visit to Genova
  • Guided visit to Santa Margherita
  • Boat cruise to Portofino and visit
  • Return to Milan by bus
  • Tips (optional)
  • Pick-up at the hotel
  • Lunch and beverages
Meeting point: 

Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.


We recommend comfortable shoes and, for visits to places of worship, appropriate clothing (shoulders and knees must be covered).
Discount for children aged 4 - 11 years (60,00 €).
This tour is free for children under 3 years.

Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability. Once your booking is confirmed we will email you a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.