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Le Cascine

Piazza Vittorio Veneto, 50144, Florence, Italy
+39 055 276 8806
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Nice park

Had a stroll through the park and spent a few hours at the public pool. The park is lovely although... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
alikarste
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
via mobile
Wouldn't go again

There were African immigrants loitering around the park. Lots of ethnically diverse crowd using the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mrsewing
,
Cambridge
via mobile
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“large park” (2 reviews)
“jogging” (2 reviews)
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LOCATION
Piazza Vittorio Veneto, 50144, Florence, Italy
Santa Maria Novella
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a stroll through the park and spent a few hours at the public pool. The park is lovely although things were very dry due to the heat. The pool was very busy but had an enjoyable swim. Word of warning ⚠ remember to bring...More

Thank alikarste
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There were African immigrants loitering around the park. Lots of ethnically diverse crowd using the playground. Was not threatened at all, but didn't feel safe, & it is so different to Florence centre. The pool we swam in was nice & clean, you must wear...More

Thank mrsewing
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Park was great, especially in this summer heat. There was a public toilet that you need to pay (1€ per visit), but it was open only till 10 p.m., so after the concert we weren't able to use it. At the end of the park...More

Thank Kristina K
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

A very beautiful park. Lots of greenery. There are set play areas for children which are nice too. Free water fountains are very handy. There are also a few areas that have workout stations which are well maintained.

Thank Knowleskay
Reviewed 20 May 2016

The Le Cascine is a large park that runs along the River Arno in Florence. I enjoyed the jogging opportunities and running in the park.

Thank Ibadanboy
Reviewed 20 March 2016

I had a quick visit while staying in Florence. The park is large but rather narrow and runs alongside the River Arno. Not many tourists about in the area and its only a 10 minute walk from the busy city centre. Most users tend to...More

Thank Scott C
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I've come to run here many times or simply to take a long walk. It's not a particularly well kept park, but you can get away from traffic and tourists. Mostly there are locals walking their dogs and the occasional jogger. There's a market there,...More

Thank Bryan H
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Huge park with plenty of space for kids to roller skate or skate board or go cycling or just running around. Open gyms available for people that are interested, plenty of wooded area, fountains, etc to enjoy , walkway right by the river. Accessible by...More

Thank Shyamis
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

After a few days seeing museums, galleries and duoro, no matter how great, comes the time for some R&R sunbathing and watching the beautiful people. So we headed for the open air public swimming baths in the parco which is along the banks of the...More

2  Thank David N
Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

We went to a small section of the park and it was great to have the kids play ball in. Not the easiest place to take a pushchair

Thank Knowleskay
Nearby
Santa Maria Novella
Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
majority of the people arriving in Florence, which
might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists
come across the constant hustle and bustle of the
station before exiting, taking a few steps and
stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It
is impossible not to admire the the square, housing
one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The
...More
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