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Area Archeologica di Alba Fucens

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Hidden Gem

This place is a must visit to enjoy and contemplate on the past. A hidden gem with practically any... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
MuhammadDudha
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Dewsbury, United Kingdom
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As previous reviewers have mentioned this place is practically left to yourself to enjoy... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
MuhammadDudha
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Dewsbury, United Kingdom
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Via Alba Funces, 67050, Massa D'Albe, Italy
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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

This place is a must visit to enjoy and contemplate on the past. A hidden gem with practically any visitors, enjoying the historical essence this place brings.

Thank MuhammadDudha
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

As previous reviewers have mentioned this place is practically left to yourself to enjoy, contemplate and reminisce. The amphitheatre is a slight walk away from the ruins, heading towards the ministry.

Thank MuhammadDudha
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Great place if you wanna be alone with your mind! Or if you wanna stay out of lot of action! Recommended!

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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We were amazed how quiet this was, no tourists, just a place of quietness, peace and reflection. Archaeologists have worked amazingly hard to discover this area and it looks as though work is continuing. It looks as though the theatre is used for special music...More

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We have been 3 times, each time there's more uncovered!! Wonderful area & totally worth your time! The amphitheater is a must!!

Thank Jaime080
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Half way between Rome and Pescara lies the Roman ruins of Alba Fusens. What is so fantastic about this place is the church. It had been a Roman temple, the Roman columns are still in place, you can see the Roman tiles on the floor,...More

Thank Doug C
Reviewed 26 August 2015

We have driven past this spot for 25 years on the highway and finally discovered this little gem. A short drive off the autostrada near Avezzano, this is a great 1-2 hour stop with a beautifully preserved amphitheater. Ruins with a stunning mountain view. No...More

Thank Leongus
Reviewed 8 December 2014 via mobile

If you are with 75km of this location and have any interest in Roman history or architecture then this location is worth a visit. It's actually been over a decade since I was there but due to family in the area we're aware that very...More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Alba Fucens is the largest Roman site (so far excavated) in the Abruzzo and it is beautifully located. It was NOT the easiest to find but once we were there we enjoyed our visit tremendously. It is free to visit which is always nice, and...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2014

This area was recommended to us to visit. We weren't disappointed. There is a historical Church near to the amphitheatre but you need to contact the custodian if you want to see inside.

Thank Glenys C
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