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Parco del Valentino

Address: Corso Massimo D'Azeglio, Turin, Italy (San Salvario)
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$19*
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Turin City Hop-on Hop-off Tour
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Ranked #12 of 129 Attractions in Turin
Type: Parks, Outdoors
Owner description: This vast and romantic park contains an impressive botanical garden...
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Type: Parks, Outdoors
Owner description: This vast and romantic park contains an impressive botanical garden, a castle and the Borgo Medievale, a medieval village built for the 1884 Turin International Exhibition.
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Redondo Beach, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Worthwhile if you have the time. It is lovely, a very pretty and scenic park and we enjoyed the whimsical sculptures here, especially the street lanterns sitting on a park bench.

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Bedburg, Germany
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

we went to the park by boat. There are good restaurants and the surrounding is good. You can see a lot in the parc.

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Columbus, Ohio, United States
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4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I just loved walking through this park! The rock garden with the street lamp sculptures was my favorite but I honestly loved it all. Very pretty and great people watching. We stayed in a B&B very close to the park and walked over there multiple times. If you like Central Park in NYC you'll like this too.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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22 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Near the medieval village, which as we all know is a 19c reproduction, it's a lovely park, full of squirrels and birds. Great place to jog or walk, or take a boat ride

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Istanbul, Turkey
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

No noise, very natural and a good escape from the city. A long walk will certainly make you happy. Nice place for sports like walking, jogging, biking a well.

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st. joseph, michigan
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29 reviews 29 reviews
4 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We are living here for a couple of months so I thought I'd take a walk a few blocks over to check out the park. I didn't even get over to the buildings. This was 4 in the afternoon and I felt very unsafe because of all the hoodlum-looking guys hanging out all over the park in groups. Not to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

The boat trip from here is a 45 minutes scheduled trip. 10 minutes in the queue to get a ticket and get on. 5 minutes trip up 500 yards then 25 minutes while the one way people get off and on then a 5 minute trip 500 yards back down. The locals all enjoyed it immensely but it is the... More 

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Ottawa Lake, Michigan
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Beautiful, huge park along the river with many beautiful flowers & trees. Large rose garden, a Japanese style garden, waterfalls, bridges, and ponds. Also a medieval village built in 1884 for the Italian general expo to look exactly like a medieval village. Definitely worth a visit!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

It is indeed a jam in town, fantastic for a run and perfect for a walk with children. It is just a pity that sometime rats cross the road...

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York, United Kingdom
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35 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I found this park underwhelming, but maybe I visited in the wrong season. After an extremely hot summer, everything looked dry and yellow. I didn't really see much of the park, but the initial impression didn't prompt me to explore more.

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