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Address: Via Cavour, Perugia, Italy
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Great piece of history & architecture

Monumental piece of architecture & history - walk through the gate and look up on this beauty. Monumental stones put together to this great structure. Very recommended

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Vienna, Austria

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Monumental piece of architecture & history - walk through the gate and look up on this beauty. Monumental stones put together to this great structure. Very recommended

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

It is an old relic of a time gone by. It is not something you would go out of your way to see however. Use this as a place to pass by on a walk to other sites. It makes the walk around Perugia that little bit more historic.

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Tortona, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

In the past it was main entrance gate to get to the historical center, located in Via Cavour, these ancient arches once lined precisely the entrance to the city. If you were to start your tour of this city from here almost surely appreciate this beautiful sightseeing, however Perugia is a city full of art with very finest attractions.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

The "Porta San Pietro" is nice, but not among the crucial things to see in Perugia. The porta won't amaze you after you've enjoyed the beauty of the city center for a day or two. But if you do have some time left to spend I recommend walking down "Corso Camillo Benso Cavour", from the "Chiesa di Sant'Ercolano" all the... More 

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