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Le Mura di Ferrara

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44121, Ferrara, Italy
+39 0532 209370
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The almost complete ancient walls that circle the city are a WOW...really. After visiting the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
SelbyDale
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Lovely walk or bike ride !

A nice way to relax and get some exercise. Within minutes from the historical city centre are some... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2018
Fabio S
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“ancient walls” (3 reviews)
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44121, Ferrara, Italy
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+39 0532 209370
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The almost complete ancient walls that circle the city are a WOW...really. After visiting the Monastero di San Antonio in Polesine we walked to via Quartieri nearby. This road took us through the Porta San Pietro to the walking path outside the walls. This section...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2018

A nice way to relax and get some exercise. Within minutes from the historical city centre are some beautiful parks and trails that follow the almost intact city walls. There is a quiet countryside atmosphere and a feeling of safety as these green areas are...More

Thank Fabio S
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

The walls are very accessible to walk, run or bike ride around the city and are complete except for a section near the train station. The paths are along the top of the earth walls inside the mainly brick outer structure and there is a...More

Thank Trevor R
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Rode bikes from our hotel near Castle along very wonky cobbles to the wall. Only certain access points to ride on top. Nice but wish we found a way to ride on the lower pathway to the river. Sadly we had terrible bikes! Got off...More

Thank RAD10977
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We spent the day on bikes that our host lent us and she recommended cycling the walls, there are two levels a lower level and a higher one and I would recommend taking the higher level the views are much better. Just be warned that...More

Thank Jo S
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

We walked there many times in our stay in Ferrara and every times was a nice plesure because everythings are green,fresh air.I reccomand to walk and relax here in hot days but you need to have some water with you because we dont finded it...More

Thank Doina-Elena G
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

One of the best place to jog in ferrare are Le Mura, 12 km around the city A lot of people all day long

Thank Zorz65
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

A nice relaxed cycle path around ferrara passing both inside and outside the walls. Good for all ages as no real slopes.

Thank exiledblue
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

The ancient walls of Ferrara are almost intact. The tree-lined path on top of them is a favourite place for joggers, dog-walkers and cyclists - and also for tourists wanting to stroll in the shade and get a different view of the city's rooftops

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

We borrowed two bikes from where we were staying and rode around the outside of the walls and into one of the parks. Interesting without being spectacular. Fun thing to do but not exceptional.

Thank jackharrybill
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elliesgran2013
21 June 2016|
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Response from roadgard | Reviewed this property |
Look at a map and consider how far you want to walk. It is a very easy walk, but all the way around is about 4 miles (maybe 6 km). There are a lot of convenient spots to get on or off the walk, so just estimate which of them... More
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