Guided tour of Otranto

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From EUR 25

Guided Tour of Otranto

Availability: every day

Duration: about 2 hours

Language: Italian, English, French, German

Electronic voucher: yes

 

What will you do?

The numerous populations, who left their traces in the city, testify to its role as a center of trade, not just commercial, but religious and cultural with the whole of the Mediterranean that has made Hydruntum the "Port of the Orient" since ancient times. The route offers a visit to the historic center of Otranto to discover the history of the nineteenth century Martyrs and the enigmatic mosaic kept inside the Cathedral.

Itinerary:

Porta Terra, Torre Alfonsina, Cathedral of the Annunciation, a building containing the relics of the nineteenth century Martyrs Idruntini and the precious mosaic of Pantaleone with the representation of the Tree of Life with wonderful allegorical figures (opening From June to September: 7.00am - 12.00pm /3.00pm - 7.00pm - Remaining months of the year: 7.00am - 12.00pm / 3.00pm - 5.00pm), Castello Aragonese, externally (admission fee). If available it is possible to visit the Basilica di San Pietro which is one of the most important structures of Byzantine art in Southern Italy.

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WHAT INCLUDES:

  • City tour
  • Tourist guide

WHAT DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Transfer
  • Everything not mentioned under "WHAT INCLUDES" 

Route

  1. Otranto