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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lively square and gardens at all times. Worth the walk. Market some days, which doesn't add to the lovely view.

Thank Bart C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It is a square at the center of city. It is connected to famous street which crosses the city. What you can do- Relax. Nice fountain, park and view of basellica. There are few statues and you can take nice pictures with them. A small...More

Thank scorpi00
Reviewed 1 week ago

I found this place quite nicer than I would have expected judging by previously seen images. It seems that photos do not really make justice. Although Prato della Valle is basically a huge square, there are a few beautiful buildings around, besides there is a...More

Thank southerntraveller49
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Prato Della Valle is a real wonder, not to be missed. One of the biggest squares in Europe is filled with history and to check all the statues and their stories is like reading a history book. Plus sometimes on the weekends they have some...More

Thank misterJa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place. I come here often and every time I found something wonderful and peaceful in this square. It's huge but every corner is charming. Love love love it.

1  Thank Giulia B
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Visited here with the family after exploring the area. Quick visit, we took some pictures, relaxed a bit. This is one of the largest squares in Europe and it has a bit of history surrounding it. Definitely visit if you are in the area. This...More

Thank Timna N
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Nice square at the outskirts of the historic center of the town, within walking distance from Basilica of St Antony. Popular with locals and tourists

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Wide open park, with central fountain and oval watercourse. Surrounded by statues and wide open parading or promenading spaces. In the mornings there are fruit and vegetable stands and a flower stall. Would be a place to stroll if the shopping areas hadn't got that...More

Thank yerfandsam
Reviewed 13 May 2017

One of the largest squares in Europe. Wonderful when it's totally empty and very nice on Saturday morning when it hosts the public market. From here you can have a walk to the nearby Saint Anthony church / Saint Giustina cathedral / via Roma which...More

Thank kolya08
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

I stayed just a minute from here. There were events on most days. An international market over the May 1 holiday and food and items from all over the world. A fundraiser and fruit market on others days. It's a popular place to sit and...More

Thank Debbie R
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on what days is there a market in Prato dell Valle in October
4 September 2015|
Response from Alessandro B | Reviewed this property |
Dear Copycats every Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 7.00 pm prato della valle square is animated by market. also every 3rd sunday of every month you can be attracted by a "portobello market" where a lot of antiquities and old... More
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