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Palazzo e Giardini Estensi

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Beautiful spot to walk through

Walked through the palace gardens with my 6 and 7 year old. Beautiful and perfectly maintained... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2018
Seattle, Washington
Historical Garden in Varese

A beautiful little place to visit in Varese with gardens and a fountain. A great spot for photos... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2018
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Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed strolling through the well manicured gardens with picturesque views. The top of the gardens was less well tended, around the children's playground but it was a very beautiful place. Recommended for a stroll.

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Reviewed May 28, 2018

Walked through the palace gardens with my 6 and 7 year old. Beautiful and perfectly maintained. We spent an hour here exploring the beautiful grounds and the children found plenty to explore and see. It's a beautiful spot in the city to walk through. It...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2018

A beautiful little place to visit in Varese with gardens and a fountain. A great spot for photos. Free of charge to visit the gardens

Thank Regenia S
Reviewed April 17, 2018

A large park with many flowers and nice view from the top of the stairs. It has a place for children.

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Reviewed November 8, 2017

Perfect place to take a walk and relax. Perfect place for kids (4-13), as there is plenty of place to run around and there are many small rides for them. The garden is beautiful and full of flowers. On the top of the small hill...More

1  Thank -Mikro-User-
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Very badly entertained/maintained: could be at least a nice place but it is not due to poor maintenance of the garden. The building is not accessible by general public.

Thank lauralonza
Reviewed September 20, 2017

It had been almost a year since our last visit and we enjoyed walking around again in the spacious green space in the centre of Varese. The beautiful fountains add so much atmosphere, and in the high temperatures of this summer, added a touch of...More

Thank lakegirl48
Reviewed September 4, 2017

Estensi's gardens are just few step from Piazza Monte Grappa. It's a beautiful park with beautiful flowers. We were here in august, it was a hot day and it wasn't crowded. There was student around the garden reading books and few families with kids. The...More

Thank buf04
Reviewed August 21, 2017

We spent a few nights in Varese in August 2017. As the city is relatively ugly, maily with old buildings. which desperately need some good reconstruction and regular maintenance, the Palace and its gardens were a real surprise. In my opinion one of the most...More

Thank MarcelaMarine
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

One of the most beautiful gardens in italy and an absolute must see when in varese. Really nice walk.

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