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Basilica di Aquileia

Piazza Capitolo 1, 33051 Aquileia, Italy
+39 0431 91067
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Beautiful Building

Building most impressive and in wonderful state of repair. Mosaic most impressive and not only... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cape Town, South Africa
Amazing . . . but beware.

This is a UNESCO World Heritage site due to the Roman mosaic floor of immense size. We are well... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
New York
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Piazza Capitolo 1, 33051 Aquileia, Italy
+39 0431 91067
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Building most impressive and in wonderful state of repair. Mosaic most impressive and not only because of it's size. Definitely worth a visit if in the area.

Thank NigelDCapeTown
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a UNESCO World Heritage site due to the Roman mosaic floor of immense size. We are well aware of the restrictions that many religious sites have with respect to clothing which is why we checked the church web site and saw nothing regarding...More

Thank CarolnRobb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ancient Roman unforgettable experience. The church is small but the masterpiece you will find are among the most notable ever.

Thank Luciano D
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The church is absolutely worth a visit, but I found it being part of the list of world heritage a bit over the top. But we did enjoy it even though it cost us over 2 hours driving coming from Kirchbach in Carinthia, Austria. The...More

Thank monika c
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and rightly so. The first church on the site was built soon after Christianity was legal in the 300's. This is the fourth church on the site but the magnificent floor is from the 4th century and various...More

Thank Mmarymomm
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is still a functioning church and free to visit apart from the crypt. Well worthy of inclusion as part of this world heritage site

Thank M G
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Unlike other Italian religious architectural heritage, this one is noted for the magnificent mosaic floor which has been almost completely preserved! The frescoes at the back of the alter are also quite interesting. A must see!

Thank bingolle
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

It was the second time I went to Aquileia. The Basilica is definitely beautiful, the atmosphere as well as the spectacular mosaic on the floor. All the city gives you an idea of what could it be to live in Romans' times. Within a sunny...More

Thank Martina T
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I was blown away by the mosaic inside the cathedral and the frescoes in the crypts were amazing. Just amaizing..

Thank John C
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We were traveling from Grado to Venice when we stopped to visit this attraction. This grandiose ancient building is a must-see sight with its original ancient mosaic floor and frescos. The view is beautiful from the tower. Don't miss the opportunity to visit this historical...More

Thank HKata
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