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Galeone Neptune

Area Porto Antico - Ponte Spinola, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 247 6608
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Ancient Tastes of Genoa Including Food and Drink Samples
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good27%
  • Average36%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible11%
4 weeks ago
“pricy”
11 Jun 2017
“Galeone Neptune”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Area Porto Antico - Ponte Spinola, Genoa, Italy
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+39 010 247 6608
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1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the old harbour, this boat is hard to miss, it is massive. Unfortunately there is a lot of work needed on it and although some restoration work has been started there is a lot that needs doing. When you stand on the harbour next...More

Thank Honisoiquimalypense
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting reconstruction. if you want to have a look inside such a boat style. in my opinion a bit too pricy...

Thank heho2013
Reviewed 11 June 2017

It was the official vessel used in the Roman Polanski film, built in the 90s. Enjoy to take photos of the ship.

2  Thank Daniel N
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I just loved this Spanish galleon replica! It stands at the center of the harbor and catches your eye immediately! Getting on board, walking around its deck and below it with the sea all around you is really nice! An attraction both children and grown...More

1  Thank wandering_dynamo
Reviewed 10 April 2017

From a distance it looks impressive due to its size and rigging. However, as you get closer there are large pieces of timber (plywood) that have clearly rotted and fallen away to leave the vessel looking dilapidated. Oviously nobody has bothered to replace any of...More

Thank Gaymeadow57
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Where to start? It first uses the fact that Columbus was from genoa to lure you into believing that this is a working replica of his ships. Once inside the 62 meter boat, it's disappointing tonnage and sail length, becomes ever more obvious. There are...More

2  Thank redbeard27
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Interesting visit and lots of detail on this ship. It is hard to believe it is just a replica. Nice views at sunset.

Thank PretoriaTravelfreak
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

It is nice to wander around on an old galleon even if it is a fake made for a film. You still get to feel what it must have been like in those days.

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Constructed for Roman Polanski's movie "Pirates", this replica Galeon is a reminder of Genoa's roots, even if it's ersatz . Fun for kids

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Located adjacent to our hotel, NH Marina, we literally walked by every day. Looks like a replica, but I cannot be sure. Lots and lots of pictures being taken, and I admit I took a few...with my wife's insistence.

Thank John F
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