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System of Canals

Obviously not Venice, but delightful for Livorno as a working port city. Livorno is filled with... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mark W
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A little trip over to the coast after visiting Pisa!

Just a short drive along from pisa. This little part of Livorno is very pretty and rustic. This... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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With so many places with canals or water inlets incorporating the word "Venice" into how it likes to be known ("Venice of the North", Little Venice etc etc) it's perhaps not surprising that Livorno has latched onto one. The network of waterways in Venezia Nuova...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Obviously not Venice, but delightful for Livorno as a working port city. Livorno is filled with places of interest and historic importance.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just a short drive along from pisa. This little part of Livorno is very pretty and rustic. This plus the old Fort and the prominade made for an interesting few hours plus a drinks stop, a gelato stop and very easy and cheap nearby parking....More

Thank LoveLifeLoveChampers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Venice district is lovely, and a good place to wander around. Lots of canal side restaurants make it a good choice for evening dinners / strolls. I enjoyed some of the street art in this area.

Thank tamaletown
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Canals of Livorno are reminiscent of Venetian waterways and probably best way to view the old Livorno! Highly recommended!

Thank vlamal
Reviewed 27 July 2018

A friend and I spent a day in Livorno. We traveled by train into Livorno Centrale and walked from the train station to the Old Fortress in the harbor. We walked along the canals of Venezia Nuova and enjoyed the experience. The canals are interesting,...More

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Avoid The guide spoke very fast as if reading from a script and her English was very hard to understand Nice to see the city but the operators are not really interested in providing a quality service

Thank PaulTripA2014
Reviewed 10 June 2018

We have never been to Venice so can't can't comment on whether Livorno looks like Venice. But the Little Venice is pleasant enough for an afternoon stroll. Walking along the canal is particularly enjoyable.

Thank Leon L
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Had a stroll along to what We were told was like ‘ little venice’, sorry but it is nothing like, just a load of little boats tied up along the ‘canal’, a few bridges to walk over but to me nothing to interest us, would...More

Thank PNEPete
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

I really like Livorno. Just walking this area is the way to visit. There are great bars and restaurants, and the architecture is fascinating.

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