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Viterbo Historic Centre

Viterbo, Italy
+39 0761 220851
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Full of character!

Viterbo centro storico is a great town to wander around and take in the atmosphere. It is a great... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Grainne O
Achill Island

Really awesome city just 90km from Rome. The historic center is like to be back in the medieval... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
Francesca F
Rome, Italy
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Viterbo, Italy
+39 0761 220851
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Viterbo centro storico is a great town to wander around and take in the atmosphere. It is a great place to base yourself to visit nearby attractions such as the Palazzo Farnese in Caprarola (A must see!!) Bagno Regio, Tuscania etc. There are two train...More

2  Thank Grainne O
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Really awesome city just 90km from Rome. The historic center is like to be back in the medieval era. All corners has something that makes it special.

Thank Francesca F
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

The medieval centre of San Pellegrino is worth every step - some magnificent architecture, fantastic quaint buildings and typical Italian sights are well worth the walking.

Thank Bookworm26
Reviewed 18 February 2017

As a family we love just wandering through Italian towns and cities and discovering nooks and alleys as we go. Maybe because Viterbo was pretty much flattened in WW2 you just never get the same sense of age here. It's all been rebuilt... but it...More

Thank DaveJoEmilyHermione
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Viterbo is a fantastic town, perfect for a day trip from Rome. Center is picture-perfect, it is amazing how lovingly it was maintained to maintain its medieval look and feel up to this day

Thank 88XH88
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Took a while to find a parking space but we were soon out of the car and exploring this beautiful historic University city.... solid and austere yet charming. We have visited most of the " famous" Italian touristy cities but this was authentic Italy......quiet and...More

Thank kathy b
Reviewed 27 October 2016

A place to walk through, beautiful, magic, historic really worth it. A wonderful example of medieval Italy

Thank Riccardo B
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The historic centre of Viterbo is simply stunning. We arrived at Viterbo Porta Romana by train and our walk to our 12th century tower accommodation in the walled city, began with the entrance of the ornate Porta Romana, what a great introduction. The centre is...More

3  Thank KTGP
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

You won't see a wonderful church or an unforgetable monument in Viterbo, but the old town has its charm. Mainly by night when groups of young people wander around its narrow and darkish streets. The vibe is really good! You can't miss the Santa Rosa...More

Thank Beatriz O
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

The historic center of Viterbo is wonderful. You can see/feel in the streets and building the ancient history of the city. The churches, the buildings, the streest all is wonderful. You can reach Viterbo by train or by car for a day visit. Dont forget...More

Thank Kubanoba
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