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Its a working port and docks

So it is a busy port and dock area. You dont expect it to be pretty! However the sun sets over this... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Reading, United Kingdom
Nice and romantic for a photo

The port is great to take some pictures; the organization for the loading of the ferry requires... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
Bergkirchen, Germany
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Molo Sud, 60121, Ancona, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So it is a busy port and dock area. You dont expect it to be pretty! However the sun sets over this area and makes it pretty. It is very close to the old town and THAT is worth a trip.Also walking distance from the...More

Thank Wendy119186363
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Came by train from Bologna, arrived at the station and walked to the port. There's a bos shuttle from the station ,it's free, # 20. Ferry terminal is fine, friendly staff and a place to eat,inside and a small cafe, shop in the carpark.

Thank Irishfrontiersman
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I like to visit this huge place sometimes just to see the sunset over the sea/boats all around. Nice place to visit, full of graffiti and history. Very recommended!

Thank Rosita L
Reviewed 20 August 2017

The port is great to take some pictures; the organization for the loading of the ferry requires optimization

Thank adl1971
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We were very disappointed in Ancona - but perhaps a positive is that, when arriving by Cruise Ship, it is only a short walk into the Town. Saw signs for the Tourist Information Office, but never found it. A disappointing last stop on our cruise.

Thank DeryckWheeler
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

It has just happened that we were in the port of Ancona on the weekend when most people started their summer vacations. On a very hot day, too many travelers , due to unprecedented traffic jam were waiting in the embarkation room to get their...More

Thank Panagiotis V
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Somewhat disjointed and messy port area. Wouldn't be pleasant on a bad day. Needs refurbishment and upgrading and better ordering. We travelled from here to Split. Things were better organised and better looking at the Split end. But, I suppose Ancona isn't looking for tourists...More

Thank TwoSheds57
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We arrived in Anconca on a train from Milan. From there we took a free bus (#12) to the Port Facility, where we checked in and got our boarding for Jadrolinija Ferry (Marco Polo) to Split. The shuttle bus then took us down to Ferry...More

Thank TexasLadyJane
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Important Italian Port in East Italy area. Access to Greece and other important European Cities by ferry. Commercial and Military Port. A sight for your eyes. If you want great views visit the Seeport Hotel and bring your camera.

Thank 27Ruben27
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Boarded the SNAV ferry from Ancona to Split here. The check in and security screen went very smoohly. No complaints!

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