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Villa Comunale di Lecce

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“fountain”(8 reviews)
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Viale 25 Luglio, 73100, Lecce, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As above, really nice for a quick regeneration. You won't find many attractions there, but it is perfect for 5-10 minutes break. Restored? Nice, now go back to see rest of the chapels in Lecce :)

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019

I walked quite a long way to see this. Every gate was padlocked and there was no explanation or notices about why. I assumed it was because Matteo Salvini was in town, but why close a park? The protesters were all in the main piazza...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 29, 2019

A large urban park located just outside the Centro Storico district, named for Giuseppe Garibaldi. There are four entrances into the park, the main being across the street from Palazzo dei Celestini. Located inside are wide boulevards lined with trees and benches, for sitting. In...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 5, 2019

The green heart of Lecce is this beautiful park filled with lots of trees, flowers and fountains. All the sculptures are made by the most important local sculptors and have been displayed for free viewing. It is believed to be built at the end of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Asaali
Reviewed November 1, 2018

The Villa Comunale of Lecce is near the non-tourist part of Lecce along the same road as the Castello and Theatre are located. It is a green oasis where you can rest for a while and watch the locals take their own ease in their...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed June 28, 2018

A great place to sit and relax whilst visiting this beautiful Baroque City. It is cool and shady on a hot day and there are beautiful flower beds and statues dotted about.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank tedgatti F
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

One of the things that makes me miss my country. I love nature. Tall trees, birds singing, the sound of the wind even though it’s in the center of the city. I just love this place

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank EA G
Reviewed September 23, 2017

Just a short walk behind Sante Croce is this lovely green open space that is clean with lots of bench seating to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. A great place to have your lunch or relax reading a book in the shade...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Allan B
Reviewed June 2, 2017

This was a well maintained large garden with many busts of famous people scatterd around the garden, a fountain and various other interesting items. It is one of the few green spaces close to the center of the old town and opposite Palazzo Dei Celestini.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed January 27, 2017

Villa Comunale is a public garden close to the Old City of Lecce. During Lecce Tour worth a visit specially if you have children.

Date of experience: July 2016
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