Battle of the Flowers in Ventimiglia

Battle of the Flowers in Ventimiglia

The great Battle of the Flowers in Ventimiglia awaits! The colors and scents of Liguria are the protagonists of this traditional carnival event that takes place in June.

 

Battaglia dei Fiori di Ventimiglia

The Battle of the Flowers in Ventimiglia weekend is celebrated with fabulous sights and sounds, and apart from losing yourself in this joyous festival, there are amazing places to visit on the Ligurian Riviera, such as Bordighera e San Remo. Booking an unforgettable holiday with Nyala Wonder Travel is as simple as child’s play!

TOURIST PACKAGE  Battle of the Flowers in Ventimiglia (3 DAYS – 2 NIGHTS)

1st day: Friday

Afternoon arrival with settling into hotel, dinner and overnight stay.

2nd day: Saturday – Bordighera and Ventimiglia

In the morning, we invite you to visit the historic center of Bordighera, and walk up to Villa Pompeo Mariani, where you’ll discover a treasure trove of art, with the atelier of the prestigious Lombardy painter, the magnificent villa that houses many paintings by Monet, the studio and the park.

Lunch in a typical restaurant in the old town of Bordighera.

In the afternoon you can stroll through the streets of Ventimiglia, where you can discover the elegant shops and cafes.

Dinner at a typical local restaurant.

Starting from 9:30 PM, you can watch the night parade of the floats of the Battle of Flowers, with the participation of folk music groups, and take the opportunity to sample some delicious local products.

3rd day: Sunday – La Pigna of San Remo

In the morning, we suggest an interesting visit to the remarkable historic center of San Remo: La Pigna which to this day retains the charm of a medieval village, allowing the curious visitor a closer look at the original San Remo, with its narrow, winding streets and flights of steps, archways, and quiet, secluded little piazzas. There are spectacular panoramic views from the Sanctuary of the Madonna della Costa, protector of sailors, built at the very summit of the town.

Lunch at a typical restaurant in the historic center.

More information on the Battle of the Flowers in Ventimiglia

Our offer includes:

  • Hotel accommodation in double room with half board.
  • Admission for the night time parade of the floats of the Battle of Flowers (standing).
  • Entrance to the Villa Pompeo Mariani.
  • 2 lunches in typical local restaurants.

Our offer does not include:

  • Round trip travel, and all local transfers not included in “our offer includes”.
  • Lunches and dinners are to be chosen according to the daily menu or the tasting menu offered by the chef. Drinks and the a-la-carte dishes are to be paid for on the spot.
  • The visits suggested in the program should be considered free, or without a guide.

The proposed program may be modified by choosing to attend the Battle of Flowers that takes place on Sunday afternoon, in place of the one on Saturday afternoon.