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Le Mura di Ferrara

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The place for your "passeggiata"

Really cool to be able to not only see the old walls but also walk on top of them. Lots of people... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Great place to running outdoor

Great place for leisure, walking or running outdoor. Very interesting history besides these... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
London, United Kingdom
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44121, Ferrara, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really cool to be able to not only see the old walls but also walk on top of them. Lots of people watching in the evening.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TravelingDawg78
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Great place for leisure, walking or running outdoor. Very interesting history besides these renaissance's walls! If i'm not wrong they are 10km in the total.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank lelebenatti
Reviewed 31 May 2018

The almost complete ancient walls that circle the city are a WOW...really. After visiting the Monastero di San Antonio in Polesine we walked to via Quartieri nearby. This road took us through the Porta San Pietro to the walking path outside the walls. This section...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank SelbyDale
Reviewed 18 May 2018

A nice way to relax and get some exercise. Within minutes from the historical city centre are some beautiful parks and trails that follow the almost intact city walls. There is a quiet countryside atmosphere and a feeling of safety as these green areas are...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Fabio S
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

The walls are very accessible to walk, run or bike ride around the city and are complete except for a section near the train station. The paths are along the top of the earth walls inside the mainly brick outer structure and there is a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Rode bikes from our hotel near Castle along very wonky cobbles to the wall. Only certain access points to ride on top. Nice but wish we found a way to ride on the lower pathway to the river. Sadly we had terrible bikes! Got off...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank RAD10977
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We spent the day on bikes that our host lent us and she recommended cycling the walls, there are two levels a lower level and a higher one and I would recommend taking the higher level the views are much better. Just be warned that...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Jo S
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We walked there many times in our stay in Ferrara and every times was a nice plesure because everythings are green,fresh air.I reccomand to walk and relax here in hot days but you need to have some water with you because we dont finded it...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Doina-Elena G
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

One of the best place to jog in ferrare are Le Mura, 12 km around the city A lot of people all day long

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Zorz65
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

A nice relaxed cycle path around ferrara passing both inside and outside the walls. Good for all ages as no real slopes.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank exiledblue
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21 June 2016|
Response from roadgard | Reviewed this property |
Look at a map and consider how far you want to walk. It is a very easy walk, but all the way around is about 4 miles (maybe 6 km). There are a lot of convenient spots to get on or off the walk, so just estimate which of them... More