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Ventimiglia Old Town

Ventimiglia, Italy
+39 0184 618106
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“friday market” (17 reviews)
“train station” (15 reviews)
Ventimiglia, Italy
+39 0184 618106
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Note that the old town of Ventimiglia is tiny. Very tiny. Still it's worth of seeing and climbing up 200 meter of uphill (huh). Picturesque place - and quiet especially if you compare it to the noice and traffic in the new town of Ventimiglia....More

Thank Terhi L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely walk up to the old town for a drink and the views breathtaking from the top, sadly the church was closed

Thank AndynEz
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Myself and my partner both visited this market separately when we were children . We thought we would return together as adults 35 years later. We enjoyed it as much now as we did then. So many nice little stalls from food to clothing to...More

Thank Andre P
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Small town with a vibrant market with local produce.....Guiseppe's restaurant on the beach is lovely, just to sit out on the decking watching to world go by.....owned by the same family for many many years with excellent facilities. Quiet town and very quaint. Well worth...More

Reviewed 29 September 2017

Right after we crossed the bridge, we saw the difference of scenery, we turned right and started climbing toward the church and walked to all the possible small streets . Every person we came across said the world well known :Buon giorno'' Ciao for the...More

Thank Luc B
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Such a nice location, away from the usual tourist crowd, yet close to everything you need for a vacation.

Thank RedfishA1
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

When arrived at station I was rather disappointed with the place but today in the old town was such a treat

Thank sandrabosman
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Ventimiglia is very picturesque with a beach, mountains and a great old town. This is fun to explore and sample Italian shops and restaurants. Just beware of pickpockets. Even when I arrived in the train station, there were many warnings of pickpockets. So, it is...More

Thank cjkranz
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We visit Ventimiglia often but have never been to the old town . It is so cute and well worth the walk. The 2 old churches ( ruins in one) are so lovely and to see nuns preparing the flowers for mass was just gorgeous...More

Thank Deb B
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

What a lovely town. Charming in its quaintness. Walk the little back and side alleys and imagine how it was in earlier times. People are friendly and helpful. We were crossing the bridge by foot and I asked a question out look wondering if the...More

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David B
20 August 2017|
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Response from MuscoviteVT | Reviewed this property |
September 19th is Tuesday, as far as I can see. The Friday market starts approximately at 9 a.m., maybe even earlier, as they have food there, too - local cheese and ham, spaghetti, olive oil, etc. I guess it's true that... More
Kay J
18 July 2016|
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Response from LinKent1 | Reviewed this property |
There is plenty of parking just outside the Old Town. Best to park in the Square which is just near Ventimiglia Marina near promenade. Hope this helps.