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An amazing viewpoint over Valdichiana

For those who reach Cortona from the main road, leading straight to Via Nazionale (the main street... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2014
edo_calia
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Turin, Italy
great ambience

Loved sitting, drinking coffee and whiling away time here surrounding by artisan shops, cafe's and... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2014
Jock254
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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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One of the main squares in Cortona that features a scenic overlook.
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Reviewed 31 December 2014

For those who reach Cortona from the main road, leading straight to Via Nazionale (the main street of Cortona, open to traffic only midnight to 8am), stopping in the round Piazza Garibaldi is a must before getting into the ancient town. Spend here just a...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2014

Loved sitting, drinking coffee and whiling away time here surrounding by artisan shops, cafe's and stunning old world charm.

Thank Jock254
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Reviewed 14 October 2014

There's not much to do in the Piazza. A couple places to eat, but its the first piazza you see when you walk the steps up from the parking area and its at the bottom of the city so it makes an easy place to...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2014

I only visited this square once. There were a couple of outdoor cafes, but best of all were the great views of Camucia and the valley. There was more traffic in this Piazza than the ones further in town.

Thank Marion H
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Reviewed 13 September 2014

A welcoming statue welcomed us to Old Town Cortona as it is the entrance to the Old Town. Great views from there. Our hotel was right there.

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Reviewed 10 September 2014

Look ay my previous review for information. But when I click on "Piazza Garibaldi" there are several photos and a few of them are not of the Piazza in Cortona. It is small with with a fabulous view and you may be able to realize...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2014

This Piazza is at the top of the escalators/ steps from the main car park and the way into Cortona for most people arriving by car. The views across the plain and to Lago Trasemino are stunning, so it is popular spot. There is an...More

Thank Oldie48
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Reviewed 17 August 2014

A thoroughly splendid afternoon with family climbing to the very top of the mountain in Cortona with a steep descent back to the Garabaldi Avenue for drinks and relaxation on a very hot early August afternoon-lovely leather goods -great buzz about it. Not to be...More

Thank wildirishrose_12
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Reviewed 15 August 2014

Sit there and feel in the air the life of Cortona and the people walking by and talking. Watch life goes on. Do not rush and enjoy it

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Reviewed 13 August 2014

Great panoramic view (photo op), can be accessed by mobile stairway, monument to Garibaldi, leading to Piazza della Repubblica...

Thank Christiane G
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