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Ventimiglia Old Town, Ventimiglia

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Historic Walking Area
Enter walled, medieval Ventimiglia Old Town through one of the remaining fortress gates, and walk among narrow streets and colorful houses. Walk uphill to pass shops, restaurants, the Romanesque cathedral, and the tenth-century Church of San Michele Archangel. Navigate the steps leading up and down this mostly traffic-free section of the city. With our international travel planner, Ventimiglia attractions like Ventimiglia Old Town can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Some reviewers were turned off by the unrestored and shabby buildings in the Alta old section but that's what we enjoyed the most. Even in Italy it's getting hard to find this historically accurate se...  more »
  • We were staying in Alta Bordighera for a week and decided to walk to the Ventimiglia Market along the sea wich has a very nice walking/bike path. We were amazed how huge the Friday Market is reaching ...  more »
  • Ventimiglia Old Town is about 5 or 10 mins walk from the station. You go down the hill and cross a bridge on your left then find a way up - steps or slopes. These vary in steepness but there is NO eas...  more »