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Ponte Spinola | Porto Vecchio, Genoa, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This lift offers a view on the town, but you might get a good view from the other side of the water too. Besides, if you take this lift in summer, it's quite unpleasant being in a glass elevator in the burning sun. People tend...More

Thank Ann V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here to take some aperitif with my friends. The waiter was irritated just because of our presents, refused to charge our phones, even though we are tourists, and for us it was crucial. The Aperol spritz was horrible, too sweet, in wrong glasses,...More

Thank Allumeuse
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the 4 Euro entry fee. Very quick and smooth, if a little stuffy and overheated. The views over the harbour and the city are well worth the temporary discomfort.

Thank Lin D
Reviewed 16 July 2018

This is a complicated and modern structure in the middle of the old harbor to provide a view of the harbor and the town. One problem is that it is an eyesore , it doesn't fit the surroundings, actually it degrades them. The second is...More

Thank marcopolo111
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Bigo is unusual, like Genoa itself. It's a lift that takes you high above the old port, and gives you great views of the city. Excellent value, and very smooth and safe feeling for anyone (like me), who isn't keen on heights. It only takes...More

Thank UncleBetty
Reviewed 4 May 2018

We got tickets to the Bigo Panoramic Lift as part of our Acquario Di Genova advance ticket. Also, a la Cart is also quite reasonable. Great way to get the panoramic view of the city. We went up twice. It's quick, killer views. It's touristy,...More

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Every city needs to be seen above but that elevator is not in harmony with the city I think. It's not ugly but in the wrong place.

Thank bkindatown
Reviewed 28 October 2017

You can go up with Bigo and it offers a nice view over Porto Antico and the city. Went there after dinner and there were only few people there.

Thank Julien K
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

The view from Bigo is not as stunning as some rooftop views or from the top of Castelleto Spianata but still worth seeing. Put your camera against the glass when takin pictures to avoid that weird flashback effect

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 September 2017

The Bigo is the panoramic lift offering you a unique view of Genoa’s harbor and hillside. Every 10 minutes of the day year round, this circular structure gradually brings you up to 40 meters high (approximately 132 feet) and offers a 360 ° vista over...More

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