NearbyTour - Salerno, the historic medieval centre -
NearbyTour - Salerno, the historic medieval centre -
NearbyTour - Salerno, the historic medieval centre -
NearbyTour - Salerno, the historic medieval centre -
NearbyTour - Salerno, the historic medieval centre -
NearbyTour - Salerno, the historic medieval centre -

Salerno, the historic medieval centre

IT, Campania, Salerno, Salerno

02:00 h
15.00 pp

Tour details

Join me on a walking tour in the historical center of Salerno.

Salernum was founded by the Romans in the 2nd century B. C. but the most important period for the city was in the middle ages.

After the destruction of the Roman Empire in Italy the Lombards created a dukedom in Campania and Salerno became its capital.

In this time Salerno was one of the most important cities of the Mediterranean sea, Here was founded the first Medical School around the end of the 9th century A. D.

We will discover the history and the architecture of the medieval time with a visit into the Cathedral of Saint Matthew, a spectacular example of Arab-Norman architecture. This church also contains a beautiful crypt in Baroque style.

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Discover one of the most important cities of the Mediterranean sea
  • Enjoy a walking tour
  • Learn Italian History

Notes
The meeting point is in front at the entrance of Teatro Verdi. Eventual additional costs for museums, churches and monuments tickets are not included, and have to be paid on site.

Available starting time

  • Early morning - before 9:00
  • Morning - 9:00-13:00
  • Afternoon - 13:00-18:00
  • Evening - 18:00-22:00
  • Night - after 22:00
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