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Beautiful sunset view!

I was lucky enough to spend one night in the city of Mantova on my way to Verona. After reading a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Breath taking

The view of the city walls and ducal palace as we were driving in was spectacular. My wife and I... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Lawrence H
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Via Legnago, 46100, Mantua, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was lucky enough to spend one night in the city of Mantova on my way to Verona. After reading a few suggestions of things-to-do, I decided pack a sandwich and walk to this particular spot for the sunset. It is a short and lovely...More

Thank LiezlV54
Reviewed 11 August 2018

The view of the city walls and ducal palace as we were driving in was spectacular. My wife and I have traveled all over Italy and have never seen anything like it.

Thank Lawrence H
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Great view of the skyline as you drive across the lake. Parking around the outside walls. Easy to walk the storied centre. Impressive palace Ducale. impressed by the beautiful buildings and well maintained structures through out the town.

Thank Mypoint
Reviewed 27 June 2018

This is another place worth a visit if you are into medieval architecture. The place has a lovely feel to it, but still full of modern day bustle. Lots of little side streets, cafes and individual shops, with plenty of cafes along the way.

Thank LindylooCleveland
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Yes, it is worth walking out of town to look back and see a view of the town from across the lake. It is a beautiful view , looks very medieval. You leave the hussle and bussle of the town behind, although there is some...More

Thank ES1211
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Loved the visit! There were not tons of visitors, and the historic buildings have been well preserved. If you are in Verona, great place to visit!

Thank paula c
Reviewed 22 September 2017

The skyline of the medieval city is very impessive, and if you visit the Palazzo Ducale be sure to look for the painting which shows the skyline as it was a few hundred years ago. It has not changed a great deal.. I have posted...More

1  Thank Norman E
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We enjoyed seeing the skyline from the far side of Lake Inferiore. It was simply beautiful and made better by witnessing my daughter get engaged there!

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 16 July 2017

It is an easy 20 minute walk or bike ride from the Palazzo Ducale area along the causeway via Legnago (SP 10) to the other side of the lake for the classic skyline view of Mantua. Recommended.

Thank getoutontheroad
Reviewed 11 July 2017

When you will arrive by car to Mantua I recommend you to enter from north, through St. George Bridge: only in this way you can be astonished by the wonderful sight of Art Buildings growing like big flowers from the waters od the lakes created...More

Thank Mikaello
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