Genoa is the ideal city for shopping with boutiques, shops and malls in all areas and for all budgets.
The main shopping streets of Genoa branch out from “Piazza De Ferrari”, and the best boutiques and fashion shops are located on Via XX Settembre, Via Roma, Via XXV Aprile and Galleria Mazzini , among the shop windows of Gucci, Louis Vuitton and Dolce & Gabbana.
Also, the area of the narrow streets, offers many ideas for shopping of all kinds: Sottoripa (Old Port of Genoa) seem an ancient bazaar with shops full of spices, nuts and the famous fried-food shop.
Via San Luca And Via Orefici offer clothing and shoes stores at discount prices and along Via Orefici and Via Luccoli, you will find many antique shops and artisan workshops.
Genoa also has a few Malls where you can make your purchases at very affordable prices as the Fiumara (a few minutes from the Aquarium and from the airport) and L’Aquilone (Bolzaneto).
In addition, a few miles from Genoa there is the famous Serravalle Scrivia Outlet Center..
The biggest outlet in Europe, with 180 shops, 45.000 square meters and an unequaled portfolio of prestigious brands: Alberta Ferretti, Armani, Bulgari, Burberry, Calvin Klein, Damiani, Dolce & Gabbana, Elena Miro, Furla, Guess, Hugo Boss, Lacoste, Les Copains, Liu jo, Luisa Spagnoli, Prada, Roberto Cavalli, Salvatore Ferragamo, Swarovski, Tommy Hilfiger, Trussardi, Versace and much more.
Only a few minutes' drive from the hotel, you can reach Santa Margherita, Rapallo and Portofino, frequented by celebrities, Hollywood stars and supermodels. The narrow streets and the so-called "Piazzetta" are full of boutique and luxury brands: Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Bottega Veneta, Valentino, Jimmy Choo, Hermes and Dolce & Gabbana.
- Two packages SHOPPING TOUR WITH PRIVATE DRIVER
- A "CITY WALKING TOUR WITH TOURIST GUIDE"
Both packages "SHOPPING TOUR WITH PRIVATE DRIVER" include a full buffet breakfast and a driver with Mercedes Class S Long 2013 (3/4 people) or Mercedes Viano Extra-long 2013 (7 people) with driver available for 5 or 8 Hours.
You can go shopping and leave your purchases to the driver, so you can move freely throughout the day. A service of great class managed by professionals.
For those more interested to visit the city, the Hotel Helvetia offers a walking tour with a guide (notice is required).