Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell, Bologna

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Witness two iconic landmarks of Bologna dating back to the Middle Ages, Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell. The 12th-century, leaning towers serve as prominent historical symbols of a city that once boasted more than 100 such structures. Climb the 97 m (318 ft) high Asinelli Tower to see the drastic leaning angle of the Garisenda Tower and to view the city and countryside. Be sure to wear sturdy shoes; the climb to the top is steep and narrow. Arrange your visit to Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell and discover more family-friendly attractions in Bologna using our Bologna trip itinerary builder tool.
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  • When you approach you think 'That's not so impressive' then you turn a corner and think 'WHOA'. Sadly during our visit work was happening and we couldn't get up close. The towers are great for...  more »
  • Bought our €5 tickets from the tourist office and attempted the VERY high ascension to the top via VERY narrow wooden stairs. It was definitely scary but worth it. Half our party didn't make it...  more »
  • One of the most spectacular landmarks in Bologna. Everyone wants to visit this tower. The tower truly offers the best view of the center of the Old Town. Tickets can be purchased online or in the info office on the square in front of the cathedral. Worth a visit and worth an entrance fee, which is not high. Unfortunately, everyone who has problems with the staircase has to avoid this tower. Do not regret it, there are plenty of other possibilities to get to know the city's hustle and bustle, which is actually on the streets rather than above them. Enjoy.
  • Very nice twin towers. If you are fit, you can climb up to the top. The view is 1 million usd view . You can see the whole city from the top. You need to pay just five euro to the church which will go for a good cause (charity) . They are located in the middle of the city center of bologna . It is easy to find them.

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