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Fortezza del Priamar, Savona

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Must see · Historic Site · Tourist Spot
Standing on a hill, Fortezza del Priamar is a fortress built in 1542 that was used as a military prison for many years. As you approach the structure, just a short walk from the dock, stop to admire the architecture. Once inside, you will be able to explore the halls and towers, which offer great views over the ocean. There is also a museum dedicated to the history of the fortress. See Fortezza del Priamar and all Savona has to offer by arranging your trip with our Savona online visit planner.
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  • The hill Priamar where was built this majestic fortress was the cradle of the people of Savona , the first sign of life are documented on Bronze years in 1600 BC. The fortress was made in 1542 by the....  more »
  • A simple fortress with cute bars and restaurants. They sometimes do music events at night, and they are very fun as they are out in the open and have a very large stage.  more »
  • Great view of the city from the top. Must visit if you come here. Its free of cost
  • My girlfriend fell here 😂 but it's scenic.

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