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La Passeggiata

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Great for people watching!

The best time to visit Viareggio’s Passegiatta is early evening when you can enjoy watching other... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Avebury, United Kingdom
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Nice family walk down boardwalk

This is like your typical family walk you would do on any boardwalk in USA but your in ITaly. Tons... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
Anthony C
Caserta, Italy
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Viale Giosue Carducci, Viareggio, Italy
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All reviews ice cream shops and restaurants people watch gelato gelateria long promenade evening stroll nice walk great place to walk great shopping beautiful promenade summer evenings window shopping on saturdays and sundays high end sunny day spend an afternoon
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely area to stroll either as walk, to stop for drink, ice cream or meal. Elegance or casual can be attire - all fits.

Thank Kaz26
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Away from the crowded august, the Passeggiata is very large and nice to stroll through, even with a bike. Nice & elegant buildings sourrounding you, great shops and private beaches. Very closed to the viareggini's typical streets (Piazza Cavour, Via Battisti) and facing the beach,...More

Thank Ninetta P
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

The best time to visit Viareggio’s Passegiatta is early evening when you can enjoy watching other people enjoying the views too! Although you can only see the sea through the buildings while strolling along the promenade, it is a fantastic area to gain a sense...More

Thank AlMel27
Reviewed 31 August 2018

plenty of bars and pizzerias and ice cream parlours along the mile long promenade with magnificent arc deco mansions and palaces lining the road-side of the Passeggiata. No buskers or traders hassling everyone, so very pleasant evening stroll. Everyone seemed happy, no sense of trouble,...More

Thank RoadEnder65
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Everyone is on the street in the evening and the shops are open until 11:30pm. There are accesses to the beach! Even though most of the beaches close at 8pm

Thank Carla H
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We strolled along this wonderful place a few times. Great place to people watch and wander. Beautiful scenes of the sea and the mountains. Costs nothing! Must do!

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I go to Viareggio every summer and I always go to this passeggiata everyday. There’s a lot of restaurants and shops and it’s near the beach. There’s a lot see and it’s safe because there are police around the area

2  Thank Kai M
Reviewed 30 June 2018

This is like your typical family walk you would do on any boardwalk in USA but your in ITaly. Tons of little shops and familiar names.. Right on beach

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent walk to work of the breakfast. And then shop😎 never fail not to buy any thing weather at the market's or in the excelent shops .restaurants.

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 21 June 2018

It is one of life’s indulgent pleasures just to stroll along with everyone else simply enjoying the relaxing atmosphere, the attractive bars and restaurants, the sounds and the smells. Just enjoy.

1  Thank Thomas G
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Lilly N
27 February 2015|
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Response from AlMel27 |
I’d count it as 2 miles as its a mile each way! Lots of opportunities to stop for a drink though!