ItinerariesThursday 09 August 2018

Ventimiglia: appointment with the SIMUVE Tour to visit the historical and cultural excellences of the city [Video gallery]

Every Sunday the citizens and tourists will be able to visit the Hanbury Gardens, the Historical Center, the Balzi Rossi Museum with a special free bus.

The Municipality of Ventimiglia has organized at own expenses, a shuttle bus service along the different SIMUVE sites. "Every Sunday - explained in the press release - citizens and tourists will be able to visit the Hanbury Gardens, the Historic Center, the Museo dei Balzi Rossi with a special free bus starting from the city center.

  • Itinerary with departure in the morning.

9:30 a.m. departure for the historic center of Ventimiglia.

9:40 a.m. arrival in Ventimiglia Alta. Recommended route: visit the Cathedral of the Assumption, continue along Via Garibaldi and reach Porta Nizza. Leaving the historical center, you arrive in little time to the Girolamo Rossi Archaeological Museum at the Fort of the Annunciation.

11.15 a.m. departure from the fort of the Annunziata with the shuttle to reach the Prehistoric Museum of Balzi Rossi in 10 minutes. Visit the two museum areas as well as the ravines, natural environment of value.

12:30 p.m. departure for the prestigious Hanbury Botanical Gardens, a park of acclimatization of exotic plants from all over the world.

12:40 p.m. entrance to the park and visit of the same - there is the "Bar Hanbury" refreshment point on the sea level of the park that allows a stop in a pleasant place before resuming the path to the garden exit.

5:10 p.m. the shuttle is back to take participants for the return to Ventimiglia.

  • Itinerary departing in the afternoon (visiting times are narrower to be able to touch more sites of interest in less time available).

3 p.m. departure for the historic center of Ventimiglia.

3.10 p.m. arrival at Ventimiglia Alta. Recommended route: short visit of the Cathedral of the Assumption, continue along Via Garibaldi and reach Porta Nizza. Leaving the historical center, you arrive in little time to the Girolamo Rossi Archaeological Museum at the Fort of the Annunciation.

4 p.m.  departure from the Fort dell'Annunziata with the shuttle to reach the prehistoric museum of Balzi Rossi in 10 minutes. Visit the two museum areas as well as the ravines, natural environment of value.

5 p.m. the shuttle is back to take participants for the return to Ventimiglia.

Timetable:

Going: Morning 9.30-10.30-11.30 a.m. - Afternoon: 3.30-4.30 p.m.

Stages: Historic Center - Hanbury Gardens - Balzi Rossi Museum

Return: From Pineta Balzi Rossi time: Morning 11.00-12.00 a.m.- Afternoon 4.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m. - 6.00 p.m. - 7.00 p.m.

Stages: Giardini Hanbury - Historic Center

Judit Neuberger

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