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Unespected beauty

Completely surrounded by its ancient walls, Viterbo was a real surprise. Even in Italy people have... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
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Worth venturing out of Rome

Easy city to wander around with so much history and so many links to literature. Not really a place... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Completely surrounded by its ancient walls, Viterbo was a real surprise. Even in Italy people have no idea of how beautiful it is. ...and how different and delicious is its food. Another surprise was the surrounding. Woods, lakes, ancient villages, Roman ruins. We spent two...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Easy city to wander around with so much history and so many links to literature. Not really a place for shopping but I inlybwandered around the old town.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

One of the larger historic centres in the region. Lots of beautiful little streets to wander around between meals. It is a university city so there are plenty of places to eat and drink good ice-cream if that is your thing. Worth a visit!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

We arrived by car and found parking lot by luck, of course further you drive from access gates easier it gets. City living dates back further than its walls which were built 773. You can really feel old life here. It offers plenty to see...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

There are so many wonderful regional towns to visit in Italy, I had never heard of Viterbo until our recent stay in this very interesting town in Lazio. The historical centre which dates back to the eighth century was wonderful to explore, the architecture is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 21 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

Date of experience: May 2017
3  Thank Grainne O
Reviewed 25 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.

Date of experience: April 2017
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.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Bookworm26
Reviewed 17 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

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank DaveJoEmilyHermione
Reviewed 5 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

Date of experience: November 2016
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