Apartment of 60 square meters, perfectly equiped for a family of 4 persons, large living room and a kitchen. Borgovagando is located on the 2nd floor of an historical building of the 14th century. The apartment has a nice terrace and several windows from which you can see the typical gardens and courts of the house as well as the other historical buildings of the neighborhood. The district is one of the oldest areas of Ferrara, his name “borgovado” litterally means 'village of the ford' and dates back to the Middle Ages when the Po river ran through the city.
The house is situated on the edge of the restricted traffic area and can be easily reached in 5min by bus (1&9) from the train station or also by car and has parking facilities. Borgovagando is a perfect starting point for wandering in the medieval center of the city, to visit the Renaissance historical districits of Ferrara – an UNESCO 'World Heritage City'- and then go walking on the beatiful walls that sourround the city center.It is in fact just 100 meters away from Palazzo Schifanoia, 200 meters from the Archaeological Museum Nat. of Spina, from Casa Romei, the walls Este and the Jewish Ghetto. The Estense Castle, the Cathedral, the Municipal Theatre (500 meters) are also easibly recheable by walk in 10 min passing through the historical shopping roads Via Mazzini, Viale Giovecca e via Terranuova . A little bit further, you will find Palazzo dei Diamanti, the Museum of Judaism&Holocaust as well as Ariostea Square, all of them are easily accessible by walk or bicycle.
The city has also a strategical position to easily reach Venice, Padua&Florence by train as well the rest of the region Emilia-Romagna's main turistic localities such as Bologna (25 min by train), Ravenna (1h by train) with its Byzantine mosaics, the Adriatic Seaside&beaches as well as the natural “Po River Delta” Parc.