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Small-Group Padua Walking Tour Including Giotto Frescoes
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Padua 2-Hour Historical Walking Tour Including the Botanical Garden
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“huge square” (12 reviews)
“green space” (7 reviews)
“small canal” (6 reviews)
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Padua, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is the biggest square in Italy. It is a very pleasant and peaceful place for a walk. It is surrounded by a small water canal with various statues of important philosophers around its perimeter.

Thank Rodrigo F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really big square surrounded by a small canal. You can spend time here to relax. Very beautiful place to visit.

Thank Sára B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This enormous sculpturepark is really best at nigh when it is less traffic, and nicely lit. A nice walk and picnic opportunity.

Thank AinaK2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a beautiful park full of statues. You can see an artificial water source surrounding the park and big fishes moving inside. Lot of benches are available and beautiful trees. All around lot of shops are availbale with clothes selled for 5/10 Euros per item....More

Thank Rabih S
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must see after Venice. A beautiful city with this lovely park and its 78 statues including various Popes and Galileo. When you have enjoyed this do go to the Basilica of Saint Antonio and the university as well as the market area - you...More

Thank Jane N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Situated on the biggest square of Europe, circled by a great amount of old buildings and churches. Staying on the bridge you can feel yourself being in Venice. There is also a little park where it's possible to rest and have fun.

Thank livetotravel777
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walk through quickly. The side streets are awesome - visit the Museum of pre-cinema on the edge of Prato Della Valle if you have any interest in photography, cinema, puppets, camera obscura. Restaurant Zairo is excellent. Also "Box" is supposed to be very good but...More

Thank w945106
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had just two hours in this beautiful city, and after a stroll near the justice Palace we decided to come here. No mistake at all - known as one of the most beautiful places in Europe, and indeed it is. Magical buildings with bright...More

1  Thank Christina K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lively square and gardens at all times. Worth the walk. Market some days, which doesn't add to the lovely view.

Thank Bart C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is a square at the center of city. It is connected to famous street which crosses the city. What you can do- Relax. Nice fountain, park and view of basellica. There are few statues and you can take nice pictures with them. A small...More

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Copicats
September 4, 2015|
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Response from Alessandro B | Reviewed this property |
Dear Copycats every Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 7.00 pm prato della valle square is animated by market. also every 3rd sunday of every month you can be attracted by a "portobello market" where a lot of antiquities and old... More
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