Located in the historical centre of the city, Via Garibaldi is one of the most well-known and important streets in Genoa. It’s claim to fame: the numerous ancient palaces that line the street, making for quite the scenic stroll.
Via Garibaldi, which dates back to the 1500’s, was built by the Genoese aristocracy. It was awarded UNESCO World Heritage status in 2006 and is one of the most popular things to see in Genoa.
As you walk along the road, you’ll be struck by the sheer grandeur of these impressive palaces, including the distinctive Palazzo Rosso with its eye-catching reddish-orange facade. The expansive art collection inside is also worth a look.