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A great place to visit

This is a wonderful, quirky and historic place to visit. Mantova will not let you down as it has a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SteviePesto
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Beautiful sunset view!

I was lucky enough to spend one night in the city of Mantova on my way to Verona. After reading a... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
LiezlV54
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 16 March 2015 via mobile

If you're lucky enough to visit this city, please enter it from Ponte San Giorgio, the bridge leading to the castle with the same name. The view is pretty breathtaking, in any weather, and every time I go back and drive down, it still gets...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2015

The great panoramic view from the nearby lake should offer a splendid scenario to the whole skyline, Mantova it's a very nice city, small and easy to visit. One of the best medieval city in the country.

2  Thank Magellano81
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful, quirky and historic place to visit. Mantova will not let you down as it has a mix of everything shops, street markets, restaurants, cathedrals and castles to visit.

Thank SteviePesto
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I was lucky enough to spend one night in the city of Mantova on my way to Verona. After reading a few suggestions of things-to-do, I decided pack a sandwich and walk to this particular spot for the sunset. It is a short and lovely...More

Thank LiezlV54
Reviewed 11 August 2018

The view of the city walls and ducal palace as we were driving in was spectacular. My wife and I have traveled all over Italy and have never seen anything like it.

Thank Lawrence H
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Great view of the skyline as you drive across the lake. Parking around the outside walls. Easy to walk the storied centre. Impressive palace Ducale. impressed by the beautiful buildings and well maintained structures through out the town.

Thank Mypoint
Reviewed 27 June 2018

This is another place worth a visit if you are into medieval architecture. The place has a lovely feel to it, but still full of modern day bustle. Lots of little side streets, cafes and individual shops, with plenty of cafes along the way.

Thank LindylooCleveland
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Yes, it is worth walking out of town to look back and see a view of the town from across the lake. It is a beautiful view , looks very medieval. You leave the hussle and bussle of the town behind, although there is some...More

Thank ES1211
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Loved the visit! There were not tons of visitors, and the historic buildings have been well preserved. If you are in Verona, great place to visit!

Thank paula c
Reviewed 22 September 2017

The skyline of the medieval city is very impessive, and if you visit the Palazzo Ducale be sure to look for the painting which shows the skyline as it was a few hundred years ago. It has not changed a great deal.. I have posted...More

1  Thank Norman E
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We enjoyed seeing the skyline from the far side of Lake Inferiore. It was simply beautiful and made better by witnessing my daughter get engaged there!

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 16 July 2017

It is an easy 20 minute walk or bike ride from the Palazzo Ducale area along the causeway via Legnago (SP 10) to the other side of the lake for the classic skyline view of Mantua. Recommended.

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