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Loads of character and lovely shopping quarter

Aosta old town is truly beautiful and packed full of wonderful old buildings. The enticing little... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jonathancL3564MH
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Great shopping and walking street...interesting mix of French and Italian.

Visited with a friend...great time at the end of September...not so many tourists. Fun looking at... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Aosta old town is truly beautiful and packed full of wonderful old buildings. The enticing little lanes stretch on for ages are lined with independent shops, bars and cafes, attracting both locals and tourists alike. We only had a few hours here, but there seems...More

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Reviewed October 1, 2018

Visited with a friend...great time at the end of September...not so many tourists. Fun looking at the shops...a liquor shop in particular with a bazillion kinds of grappa. Roman ruins pretty impressive, albeit smallish.

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Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Nothing particularly out of the ordinary but interesting in itself... close to the Swiss border the landscape and atmosphere change to alpine, and French. There were few signs in Italian which surprised us. The streets are easy to walk with some pleasant shops. The Roman...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2018

Easy to walk around and something interesting around every corner. The old Roman ruins a worth seeing.

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Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Aosta old town surprised us, everything is so beautiful, the houses, the shops, the restaurants everywhere , the roman arch,and the amazing view of the mountains You can relax and eat a good pasta and enjoy the people walking through the old city and enjoy...More

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Reviewed August 14, 2018

What is it with this town. Parking nightmare. We broke our trip here - some big mistake (maybe true of Italy generally in August, but that's another story). So little to see. Pass on by!

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Reviewed August 11, 2018

The Roman ruins are awe-inspiring, and the city itself is delightful. We stopped at a bakery and ended up conversing with the owner and her husband, who owns the shop next door. Both were so genuinely friendly. That feeling permeated our visit. We especially enjoyed...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2018

"Romans put it there, and it still stands!" - that was my husband exclaiming as he saw the ancient Roman Arc. There is a very real feel of the ancient history here, and it doesn't look being that far away in Aosta.

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Reviewed May 26, 2018

Went to Aosta with no expectations and was overwhelmed by the small, upscale shops, restaurants, and historic Roman arch and theater.

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Reviewed May 5, 2018

Aosta old town is an enchanting place with a lot of small shops and cafes. They make the old town colourful, although most of the houses are the same dull grey-brown colour. And then there are roman ruins practically in the middle of the town,...More

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Hello, as there’re were four of us with lots of luggage we got a taxi. Do not remember seeing a bus, however worth googling to check. From my recollection, I think the taxi took about 15-20 minutes and that was only to the... More
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