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Pleasant discovery

This past summer we finally planned a visit to Benevento and were quite surprised at what its... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Joseph G
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Montreal, Canada
Pretty little town

We spent a lovely afternoon wandering around this lovely town. There is a tourist outing online... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
natashaw151
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Johannesburg
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This past summer we finally planned a visit to Benevento and were quite surprised at what its historic center has to offer. We parked our car in Piazza Cardinal Pacca (3 Euros for the day) and then walked uphill along Corso Garibaldi which is the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

We spent a lovely afternoon wandering around this lovely town. There is a tourist outing online which guides you past done off the sights. The guides are arranged in an easy walk through the town. Very informative and scenic.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Benevento old town is a clean and pleasant place to spend an hour or two. We had drinks at the local cinema(of all places). Some of the back street are quite dirty and dark. But generally we did not feel unsafe.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

Benevento is a small Italian city, but cosy and beautiful. The historic centre represents a typical Italian city and there are good places to eat and visit. One day is enough to walk around the city and it´s a good tour for friends, families, couples...

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

This is an unassuming little town that no one much seems to visit. But it is chock a block full of interesting ruins and churches. IIf you are tired of the big cities and all the tourists, Benevento is a place where you can enjoy...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Fantastic area to visit if you are in town. At the heart of Benevento, this spot is what identifies our town. Many alleys and even more monuments and museums to explore here, not to mention the elevated number of high quality restaurants and bars.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 6 November 2016

This is a beautiful area and has a good feeling about it. It was nice to stroll and window shop and listen to the hum of chatter. The century old buildings are huge and very impressive. Nice restaurants and Gelaterias as well.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Benevento is a very pleasant town if you are exploring Campania. The Historic centre has several interesting attractions. The VIII century church is quite moving, and the Roman theatre is very interesting and less crowded than in other places. As a wine region capital, there...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 12 July 2015

Beautiful old historical city. The Duomo s a must. The St.Sofia's church in the Gothic style is breathtaking. Walking through the city small cobblestone street in the old historical part is awesome. My 10 year old girl loved it.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Tina P
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Benevento is one of the oldest, ongoing towns in Italy and Europe. An important city in antiquity it flourished due to its fortunate position on the Appian way connecting it to Rome. It has been honoured by several emperors and was an important and independent...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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