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Parco del Cardeto

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Great views

On the hottest day ever in Italy we decided to climb this wonderful park. Maybe not the best idea... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Views of Ancona from above

A curiously remote park given it's location in the heart of Ancona. You are above all the main... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2015
England, United Kingdom
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9 Aug 2017
“Great views”
12 Oct 2016
“Bit Spooky”
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Via Cardeto, 60121, Ancona, Italy
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

On the hottest day ever in Italy we decided to climb this wonderful park. Maybe not the best idea but we actually do not regret it. The scenery is breath-taking and we could find enough shade to protect us from the glaring sun. There seems...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

I found steps on Via Birarelli Giuseppe that lead to an interesting gate, so went up. Discovered the steps led to this park. At first, I wasn't sure if it was private land or a public park. I kept waiting for a camera crew to...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 30 August 2015

A lovely park that crosses the town from one side to the other. It is more like a forest in certain parts. Breathtaking view of the sea.

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 28 July 2015

A curiously remote park given it's location in the heart of Ancona. You are above all the main landmarks and get views of the coastline, churches and the shipyard and port. Very few people climb up here so you may well find yourself on your...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 18 August 2014

From memory there are four entrances/exits to this park but do find at least one so you can enjoy some superb views. It also contains some historic buildings which are described on boards, a historic lighthouse and a military section.

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Veni_bibi_edi
Reviewed 29 December 2013

The Parco del Cardeto is a very unique Parc, in the way that it's not a historical parc, but many different types of areas that are now combined in a very exciting, intersting part. In the parc you can come along - an old jewish...More

Date of experience: October 2013
2  Thank ZickiDicki
Reviewed 14 October 2013 via mobile

Undervisited park along the seafront in Ancona. Some interesting sites such as old lighthouse and Jewish cemetery. A bit shabby, however, and poorly maintained, like many public attractions in Italy.

Date of experience: October 2013
1  Thank JamesE17
Reviewed 29 July 2013

A park in the heart of the town, with local vegetation and a breathtaking viwe of the area. The old Jewish cemeetry is really interesting, an the old lighthouse on the top of the hill is on the opposide hill to the Cathedral. following the...More

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank Georgina L
Reviewed 6 February 2012

You can easily enter the park walking behind the hospital or on the right side of Villa Rey, the Ancona college for economics. After climbing few turns you are completely isolated... with on your side the Adriatic see, in front of you the ancient Lighthouse...More

Date of experience: January 2012
2  Thank albicusi
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