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Cosy e Beautiful city!

Benevento is a small Italian city, but cosy and beautiful. The historic centre represents a typical... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Avellino, Italy
Off the tourist track but full of interesting history

This is an unassuming little town that no one much seems to visit. But it is chock a block full of... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
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Via Roma, 82100, Benevento, Italy
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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...

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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

Thank Mmarymomm
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.

Thank Raffaele P
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.

Thank traveller2576
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

1  Thank CDFR
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.

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

2  Thank Hristijan G
Reviewed 15 October 2013

I wrote my MA dissertation on the Beneventan Lombards. It was so fascinating to be in the Centro Historico, where so much of that fantastic history took place. It is a fabulous mix of Roman, Lombard, Norman, Early Modern, and Modern edifices, and every corner,...More

13  Thank princesaleelee
Reviewed 26 September 2012

Nice things to see - beautiful, quite simple church and an old monastery (now museum) for example, but of course in Italy there is A LOT of historical places so there was nothing mind blowing! It was good that the street was only for pedestrians,...More

3  Thank Juha R
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