7 days in Province of Ferrara Itinerary

7 days in Province of Ferrara Itinerary

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Fly
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Ferrara
— 4 nights
Drive
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Goro
— 1 night
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Ferrara

— 4 nights

Heart of the Italian Renaissance

With surrounding medieval walls and network of 15th- and 16th-century architecture, the city of Ferrara is often deemed the Heart of the Italian Renaissance.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Bagno San Marco and Bagno Capo Hoorn. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ferrara: Bagno Oro (in Lido degli Estensi), Lido delle Nazioni (Bagno Aloha & Bagno Bambu) and Lido di Spina (Bagno Florida Beach 43 & Bagno Schiuma). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Palazzo di Ludovico il Moro (Palazzo Costabili), make a trip to Centro Storico Ferrara, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Trento e Trieste, and get a sense of history and politics at Corso Ercole I d"Este.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Ferrara day trip app.

New York City, USA to Ferrara is an approximately 14-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from New York City to Ferrara. Traveling from New York City in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Ferrara, with lows around 67°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Goro.

Things to do in Ferrara

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

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Goro

— 1 night
Goro is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Ferrara in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about 80km northeast of Bologna and about 50km east of Ferrara, near the mouth of the Po River.Goro borders the following municipalities: Ariano nel Polesine, Codigoro, Mesola.Twin towns Pontinia, ItalyImportant people Romualdo Rossi, Romualdo Rossi (1877 - 1968) was an Italian writer, editor and a journalist. On the 24th (Sat), get a new perspective on things with Carcana - Delta del Po - Day Tours.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Goro travel app.

Traveling by car from Ferrara to Goro takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Ferrara in July, you will find days in Goro are little chillier (85°F), and nights are about the same (66°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Goro

Tours · Outdoors
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Province of Ferrara travel guide

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Castles · Landmarks · Historic Walking Areas
Ferrara is a city and comune in Emilia-Romagna, northern Italy, capital city of the Province of Ferrara. It is situated 50km north-northeast of Bologna, on the Po di Volano, a branch channel of the main stream of the Po River, located 5km north. The town has broad streets and numerous palaces dating from the 14th and 15th centuries, when it hosted the court of the House of Este. For its beauty and cultural importance it has been qualified by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. Modern times have brought a renewal of industrial activity. Ferrara is on the main rail line from Bologna to Padua and Venice, and has branches to Ravenna, Poggio Rusco and Codigoro.HistoryOriginsFerrara was probably settled by the inhabitants of the lagoons at the mouth of Po river; there are two early centers of settlement, one round the cathedral, the other, the castrum bizantino, on the opposite shore, where the Primaro empties into the Volano channel. Ferrara appears first in a document of the Lombard king Desiderius of 753 AD, as a city forming part of the Exarchate of Ravenna. Desiderius pledged a Lombard ducatus ferrariae ("Duchy of Ferrara") in 757 to Pope Stephen II.

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