Genoa is a smart creative high tech livable colorful cultural competitive city.

  • Logistic and shipping

    The port of Genoa is 
the main gateway in the Mediterranean Sea and it has always played a central role in Italy, especially due to its proximity to the cities of Turin and Milan.
    It is a natural access
door to the north of Italy and central Europe.
    Recent additional investments 
on infrastructure network and the potential inclusion in the “New Silk road” will create new opportunities for commercial development.

  • Tech and Innovation

    High-tech sector in Genoa is in a constant growth and one of the most productive in Italy. Some of the global industry leaders and lots of start up companies investing in IT, IoT and industry 4.0 are settled here. Moreover the national research centre on advanced technologies (IIT, Institute of Italian Technology ), the technological campus of Erzelli Park, a qualified University are attracting international and national players.

  • Tourism

    The historical centre is renowned as the largest
 in Europe.
    The city has lots of touristic attractions with its 42 historical Palaces registered on the Unesco World Heritage List, more than 20 museums, 15 ancient fortresses, one of the largest Aquariums in Europe, nice seaside suburbs with promenades and beaches. Genoa is also the best choice if you are looking for trekking, sailing and tasting typical healthy food.

  • Quality of life

    Genoa is a colorful city between sea and hills, with a mild climate and tasty food.
    The Ancient Port, parks, seaside suburbs and promenades are amazing places to go for a walk enjoying beautiful landscapes and sunsets, while the city center is the best place for shopping, restaurants, events and nightlife. Genoa is also great for lovers of open air sports and for going to the beach in summer time.

Tourism 2017


Why invest in Genova


The expected increase in the next 10 years is one of the biggest in Europe

Public Works

Creation of two important infrastructural works: the “Gronda” and the “Terzo Valico” (“Third Passage”)

Renovation of the territory

Considering the quality of the territory, there is a very high revaluation potential

Urban infrastructures

Underground railway, tramways and funicular railways will facilitate connections between new districts (Erzelli) and underlying neighbourhoods undergoing urban renewal (Cornigliano and Sestri Ponente)

Artistic and environmental heritage

Genoa boasts an amazing artistic and environmental heritage, whose potential still has to be fully explored


Demand for new hotels and tourist accommodation facilities


City government is developing a system of tax reliefs for startups and new businesses


New University Campuses are being planned: they will attract younger people in order to lower the average age of the city population.

The elderly ; )

Genoa can become the ideal place for structures dedicated to self-sufficient, high-spending older people.