Savona is the capital of the same named province, a major seaport and industrial center. The resort is distinguished by peaceful and silent atmosphere. This is an ideal place for those who want to relax on an abandoned beach and run away from the city noise.
Port district is very popular among visitors of Savona. Here you can enjoy looking at white yachts moored off the coast, make a boat ride or enjoy delicacies in one of restaurants of the city. One of the main attractions of the city, a high tower, is also located here. The tower got its name in the memory of the famous explorer Pancaldi. If you climb the tower up, you will find yourself on a large observation platform, which features stunning looks of the coast and the city.
Not far from the port is located the main religious attraction of Savona - San Giovanni Battista Church, which was built in the 16th century. This complex is considered an integral part of Santa Maria Assunta Cathedral. Together they have witnessed numerous important events and have kept a lot of memorable stories and events, which are imprinted on the frescoes.
Art-lovers will be interested in visiting Art Gallery, which exhibits priceless canvases of medieval masters and contemporary authors. Just like any modern city, Savona has numerous entertainment and shopping complexes. Shops here feature a wide selection of clothing by top brands. Female tourists will not be able to stay indifferent to elegant collections of jewelry and perfumes. Combine shopping with relaxation in cozy bars and cafes, and night is the time for night clubs, discos and casinos that wait for visitors.