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Le Mura di Ferrara

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Address: Ferrara, Italy

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Lovely walled city

At one point the wall just stopped and I found it difficult to find the start again. Better signposting would help.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
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Celbridge, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

At one point the wall just stopped and I found it difficult to find the start again. Better signposting would help.

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Verona, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

We visited Ferrara on a Sunday, which was great as it was fairly quiet (unless you want shops which are mostly closed) and had a fantastic cycle ride along the famous old walls of the city. It was an extremely hot day, 38 degrees, and amazingly it was quite cool and breezy cycling along as a large part of the... More 

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Whistler, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Great place to walk, jog, cycle, sit and chat, take a nap, read or just relax in the shade. they run around the city's perimeter and are the largest walls encircling a city.

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Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Take your sport shoes , look for your bike , choose your time. Walk in the green and relax yourself !

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England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

The historic walls of Ferrara provide a scenic, shaded walk with plenty of visual interest. You can also cycle on them as they are wide and level. Worth a daily visit, the circumference is 9 kilometers so in a few days you could easily cover it all.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Lovely peaceful walk on wide walls surounded by trees, but not so much to see from the walls on Eastern side as we expected.

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Scotland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

My husband and I completed almost all of the 9 kilometer walk around Ferrara. Whilst the walk is interesting, some of the wall paths badly need cleaning up and defining and something needs to be done to stop the dogs fouling the paths. Ferrara could look at the way the walls are maintained in Lucca. In Lucca the route is... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

The wall around the medieval centre of Ferrara is virtually intact. It is 9km in length with a superb path around the whole of it. Passing mainly through 'parkland' this makes it ideal for walking or cycling. A map from the tourist office will show its location, but if in doubt head off from the city centre in a straight... More 

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England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We had a lovely day exploring Ferrara and had taken our own bikes to ride around the walls as we had previously done this in Lucca. We found the route quite confusing and not well signposted, some areas the route was very clear but in others it was more difficult especially from the car park and by the station. Take... More 

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Province of Ferrara, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

This place is perfect for activity at open air: photo, walking, or if you have a dog you can make nice meeting. It takes around 30 minutes to complete a sector, no coffee places available. Provide with water hot season.

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Address: Ferrara, Italy
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Ferrara  >  Ferrara

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