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Reviewed September 2, 2019

Italy and Portugal are both amazing places to visit. Appreciating each for its own value and values should not engage a competition. However, because of economics and politics, a preservation norm involving each of their respective villages is vastly different. Where it is often common...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed July 21, 2019

There are so many things about Viterbo I loved and this is one of them. Viterbo is full of history and it doesn't take much to find it. This center is a great starting point for your tour of Viterbo.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kate B
Reviewed June 16, 2019

Stopped here on the way to Civitavecchia and loved the place. It is an "old 8th century" neighborhood with stone houses, small treed piazzas with cute fountains, numerous family owned restaurants and cafes, an ice cream shop or two and a few parish churches. You...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 1, 2019 via mobile

90 minutes by train from Rome, Viterbo is a hidden gem rich of history and beautiful sights. Arriving at the train station of Porta Romana, you’re at walking distance from the walled historic downtown, You will be surrounded by middle age buildings. Go to visit...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank mrk68mg
Reviewed February 26, 2019

Viterbo must be seen from the historic center, the 100 fountains, the strada signorino completely carve into the rocks. the city is a gem and not well known unfortunately

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Completely surrounded by its ancient walls, Viterbo was a real surprise. Even in Italy people have no idea of how beautiful it is. ...and how different and delicious is its food. Another surprise was the surrounding. Woods, lakes, ancient villages, Roman ruins. We spent two...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Easy city to wander around with so much history and so many links to literature. Not really a place for shopping but I inlybwandered around the old town.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

One of the larger historic centres in the region. Lots of beautiful little streets to wander around between meals. It is a university city so there are plenty of places to eat and drink good ice-cream if that is your thing. Worth a visit!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

We arrived by car and found parking lot by luck, of course further you drive from access gates easier it gets. City living dates back further than its walls which were built 773. You can really feel old life here. It offers plenty to see...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank mWrite
Reviewed June 17, 2018

There are so many wonderful regional towns to visit in Italy, I had never heard of Viterbo until our recent stay in this very interesting town in Lazio. The historical centre which dates back to the eighth century was wonderful to explore, the architecture is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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