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Le Mura, Ferrara
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Built in a triangular shape with sentry towers around the old city's center, Le Mura is standing strong to this day. The ramparts and thick walls are built to resist gunfire. They're topped with turrets where sharp shooters once watched for enemy armies. Inside, paved pathways travel around manicured lawns and the stone foundations of the former town. Enter the fortress using the same gateways that visitors used in the Renaissance: Port of Paola, Port of Angels, or San Giovanni's Port. To visit Le Mura and get the most from your holiday in Ferrara, create itinerary details personal to you using our Ferrara vacation trip planner.
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  • 9 kilometers spanning the city and saw transit distinguished guests, ancient but intact are the favorite walk from Ferrara and not.
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  • Despite being in town a Este walls makes you look in the countryside, in the trees and tranquility.
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