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Wonderful City

We were visiting this area for the first time and Tarragona was a place we so wanted to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Viv N
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Leicester
Excellent

The old town of Tarragona is a traffic free heaven. The cobbled streets are a joy to walk amongst... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
andycoldham
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Crawley, United Kingdom
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 1 April 2018

The old town is a delightful warren of small streets framed by the blue skies of the mediterranean. Old Houses, cafes and restaurants jostle with bespoke shops - its a great place to wander, stop have coffee and rediscover...

4  Thank ESVincent
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

casco antoguo is th eold part of Tarragona. we have enjoyed a lot walking around without an aim but just trying to get lost and live it as the much as we could. lovely

1  Thank born2travelit
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were visiting this area for the first time and Tarragona was a place we so wanted to visit. What a wonderful beautiful place was astounded by the building such an amazing place. A must see.

1  Thank Viv N
Reviewed 11 October 2018

The old town of Tarragona is a traffic free heaven. The cobbled streets are a joy to walk amongst the small shops, alleys and passages.

2  Thank andycoldham
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Very atmospheric and beautiful old town. Lots of little gift shops and squares with restaurants and bars. Certainly worth a visit if you are in the area.

1  Thank yuki1234
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Tarragona Alta is vertebrated around the beautiful Carrer Major, but I advise to stroll along the nearby streets and passages not so contaminated by tourist shops pressure. You will find charming corners which remind middle age and even roman tradition

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Reviewed 21 August 2018

The old streets of Tarragona are beautiful and are a must if you're in the area. Getting lost in the streets full of small shops and restaurants is highly recommended.

Thank ZinaFrancina
Reviewed 22 May 2018

The old section of Tarragona is a rabbit's warren of small twisting streets set on the side of h hill. Capped by the Basilica. Thankfully a pedestrian only area. Good strolling on the steep streets and not too much to do or see.

Thank cordyroy
Reviewed 1 April 2018

The old town is a delightful warren of small streets framed by the blue skies of the mediterranean. Old Houses, cafes and restaurants jostle with bespoke shops - its a great place to wander, stop have coffee and rediscover...

4  Thank ESVincent
Reviewed 28 March 2018

This is the medieval old town of Tarragona, easy to find located right by the sea. As you wander through the narrow winding streets you'll find tapas bars, restaurants, little plazas, a Cathedral and lots of Roman antiquities including an Amphitheatre and city walls. Also...More

1  Thank SevenoaksSinjun
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful city! Enjoyed strolling the streets during the night and morning. The view of the sea is amazing and the local atmosphere was very cozy outside of Barcelona.

1  Thank erinnlschick
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Tarragona is a gorgeous town and the historic old centre is it's best facet. Beautifully located by the sea with fantastically well preserved Roman Walls and an amphitheatre, the old town has a wonderful charm. Lovely skinny, winding streets with great tapas bars and quaint...More

1  Thank Bozeman-Dublin
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