For history enthusiasts, visit Albenga!
Whether you are looking for architectural beauties or the best historical aspects in Italy, Albenga is the perfect destination for you.
A town dating as far back as the Romans, Albenga has a well preserved historic center. The original grid planning introduced through the Roman plan is still very well intact. The town has actually retained four of its medieval tower houses and several houses which were built according to the Roman plan.
The old settlement is still visible thanks to the Necropolic on the ancient Via Julia Augusta, the ruins of the old baths, an aqueduct, am ampitheater and a number of tombs. At the center of the town is Piazza San Michele where you will find the finest Gothic monuments in all of Liguria. Other attractions include the Cathedral of St. Michael Archangel,Palazzo Peloso Cipolla and the Paleo-Christian Baptistery.
Enchanting stay on the Ligurian Riviera