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If you're flying into/out of Brindisi airport - GO

Just behind the airport car park stands this most wonderful 13th century church. It's partially... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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incredible frescoes

Just near Brindisi's Airport, this church from Robert d'Anjou has a beautifull front wall with pink... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
catherine l
Paris, France
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“If you're flying into/out of Brindisi airport - GO”
9 Jul 2018
“incredible frescoes”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just behind the airport car park stands this most wonderful 13th century church. It's partially restored and the frescoes, especially on the wall nearest the main door are truly breathtaking. Opening hours are 8-8. Well worth reading up on it before you go as there...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Just near Brindisi's Airport, this church from Robert d'Anjou has a beautifull front wall with pink marble. But the most incredible are the frescoes about the Last Judgment (Jugement Dernier) which shows Thalassa et Gaïa, goddess of Sea and Earth with people rebirth.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Who would have thought that you would find a late 13th century church next to a runway at an airport? This church has been designated an historic landmark since 1875 but it did not stop “progress” from situating Brindisi airport right next to it! Santa...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

If you are relying on public transport you can still visit this beautiful church. We like walking so took the water bus from Brindisi main waterfront across to 'Villaggio Pescatori", then you just walk up Via santa maria del casale until you get to the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Just_Tina_C
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We stopped by on the way to Brindisi Airport. From Brindisi, follow the signs to long term parking and continue to the end of the road. A lovely Franciscan church, still in use. The many mosaics inside are well preserved and partially restored. Even if...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Nancy L
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We came back to visit the church while passing by on the way back from the airport. I had been there many years earlier and was still amazed by the beauty of the church, both outside and inside. The frescos have been repaired and the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank AlessandroM506
Reviewed 26 October 2016

what's best is?.The church is just one minutes from the Brindisi Airport.Just go on , pass the rental car parking place , follow a little road near the military base.At 9AM the church was open and there something for everybody.Do not expect Milano Duomo but...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank nigni2002
Reviewed 16 March 2016

This cattedrall Is a Romania monument that was sused as court to judge the Templares in 1310. Is a monument that you can visit in few minutes but will offre you a piece of history. There area some problem for the time to visit but...More

Date of experience: January 2016
2  Thank nicascc
Reviewed 1 August 2015

Fantastic church right beside the airport. Amazing plater paintings of knigts of St John. Beautifully restored well worth a visit

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Clonard1
Reviewed 24 October 2014

Getting there is very easy: catch the public bus to Brindisi airport (every 30 minutes), get off at the airport and walk 5 minutes (you'll see the church from the street and from car park). A fantastic mediaeval church (dated to the end of 13th...More

Date of experience: April 2014
4  Thank Riccardo R
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