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40060, Dozza, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a 40-minute drive from our Air B&B in Bologna is the medieval village of Dozza, nominated one of the "Most beautiful villages in Italy". Vehicles cannot enter Dozza, so once we parked our car in the free car park, we strolled uphill through the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michael B
Reviewed August 9, 2019 via mobile

Do make a visit when in the area. Dozza is called the city of art and rightfully so. It is a tiny town where parking is free.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed June 12, 2019

May 15 Dozza is a sleepy town just 40 min from our hotel in centro Bologna. I was told by Salvatore of our Bologna BB to visit there. We would have arrived sooner but the expressways are choked with heavy commercial traffic at 11:30. It...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank alohatripper
Reviewed March 16, 2019

During a recent stay at Palazzo di Varignana, I arranged through the hotel an excursion to Dozza to see for myself the beauty of the murals.A 20min short and pleasent drive from the resort, we entered the pictureaque town and was delighted with it's storybook...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank privymaytravel
Reviewed July 9, 2018

On our drive to Bologna, we stopped to see the little village of Dozza. Dozza is known for its festival of the painted wall, which takes place every two years. During this festival, famous national and international artists paint pictures on the walls of the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed June 10, 2018

Quite a remarkable little village. The art painted on the walls of the houses and public buildings is very special. Paintings by artists, some of whom have come from afar give this place a truly special and unique feeling. This is worth a major detour...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank tommytraveller
Reviewed June 3, 2018

If you're in the vicinity, don't miss this fantastic, small city, dramatically set high above a beautiful valley and dominated by a castle. The murals are justly famous and were of far higher quality than we could have guessed. We spent about 90 minutes taking...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Lit-traveler
Reviewed October 25, 2017

For painters, a real delight this village, with magic paintings on so much facades, and also the colorful ochre colors the shade of red, yellow, rosa; many work to reneval so often as it's necessary; for locals and foreigns, for me, so lovely to contemplate.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

Dozza is a very pretty town. So clean. The fortress is well worth a visit and the paintings on the walls of the towns buildings are everywhere. A lovely place for a stroll.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Fleddy1
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

I have been coming here since I was fourteen to my parents summer house (now long gone) and I came back this summer for a cousins lunch reunion with my daughter. The Dozza painted walls renovated every year with the addition of murals from famous...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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March 21, 2019|
Response from Tiziana A | Reviewed this property |
Hi mimir03, the Biennale del Muro Dipinto takes place every two years (2019 it's right). I send you the site link. The next one should be 9 September 2019. See you later fondazionedozza it
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