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Basilica inferiore di San Francesco d'Assisi

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is definitely a must if one visits Assisi. Apart from the spiritual meaning of the place the affresscos are amongst the best ever seen.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank FarrugiaMT
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Giotto and 'Giottesque' frescoes form an important part of the history of art. One should allow enough time for the upper and lower basilica. A good pictorial guide book illustrating the individual frescoes is a necessity in order to appreciate their importance. Walking round...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GMAIL0001
Reviewed 5 days ago

Incredible place to visit full of spirit. We had a guided visit of the basilica, it was really interesting.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Agnes L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was Ephifany Day (Three kings Day) so enjoyed Mass service in Latin/Italian. A very steep incline to arrive at the Bacillica.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Homosassa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This basilica is very beautifully decorated and serene. The tomb of Saint Francis is also impressive and walking around it is a must.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Shortee_79
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be sure to go to the lower church and basement where the tomb of St Francis can be seen. Take the time to walk around the tomb - and try to find a few minutes to touch it. Put your whole hand on the tomb...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lissy0717
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We especially enjoyed the lower church which holds St Francis' tomb, but both churches were nice....

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank marcopolo547
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful church with the tomb of St. Francis. The paintings and vaulted ceilings are incredible. You can't miss it if you go.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank eurocoug
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful Basilica in honor of the amazing St. Francis. Walk through the many levels. We were impressed with the Respect people showed through out the Basilica.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank carol16th
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very impressive church 3 floors above each other Exciting wall paintings Excellent observation point. It is very nice to see the sunset from there recommended

Date of experience: December 2018
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FZanotti
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Response from HJPinBeds | Reviewed this property |
best to visit their Web site and enquire?
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Susanta S
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Response from fairoaksjim | Reviewed this property |
No especially down stairs. I took some in the top floor Giotto frescoes
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baliestes
14 September 2017|
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Response from fairoaksjim | Reviewed this property |
We used a tour downloaded from Rick Steve's.
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