What to do in Savona

Visit Savona during your cruise vacation

Savona is situated on the Flower Riviera at 45 km from Genoa. The well-preserved old town has a number of buildings and monuments that date from the Renaissance. It is an important commercial port with a busy ferry connection to Bastia in Corsica.

Throughout history, it was an important rival of the port city of Genoa. Christopher Columbus named the city several times in his letters and lived here for several years during his childhood.

Practical info

Savona is worth a visit, but don't expect to see many landmarks. You can easily explore the city on foot within a few hours.

You can also choose to make an excursion to places like Genoa and Portofino

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