Ventimiglia Old Town, Ventimiglia

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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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  • August 18, 2017
    Difficult at all in the older part of Ventimiglia. Nice to walk through this old town and its churches to visit, but there are nicer in the immediate hinterland of Ventimiglia overlooking old medieval villages such as Apricale, Bajardo, Pigna, Castel Vittorio Dolceaque, etc.
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  • August 18, 2017
    The narrow streets of the city remain cool in any heat. In the evening, very romantic illumination. On the square and nearby streets in the summer suit medieval shows, the market works, as well as an open-air theater, very cool
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  • August 18, 2017
    In France, for breaking the journey I stayed overnight in Ventimiglia. The town has a special charm, decadent and light together. An afternoon at the beach with bathing in clean water, then the evening at Ventimiglia alta, complete with a medieval festival. A road climbs to the town, easily accessible from the Boardwalk. Nice alleys, medieval/Romanesque churches. An unexpected surprise. Athena
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