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Camminamenti di Ronda della Pontificia Basilica

Closed Now: 9:45 AM - 11:00 AM, 3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:45 AM - 11:00 AM, 3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
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What a treat!

Warning: this attraction is amazing, BUT it starts and ends with a very narrow and steeeeeep spiral... read more

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Sydney, Australia
Beautiful Basilica of Our Lady of Loreto, Black Madonna

The Basilica della Santa Casa (English: Basilica of the Holy House) is a shrine of Marian... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
San Francisco, California
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I Camminamenti di Ronda sono uno degli aspetti meno noti della Basilica di Loreto. Tipici delle costruzioni militari, i Camminamenti di Ronda caratterizzano l’aspetto proprio della basilica-fortezza, rarissima sul suolo italiano. Si accede...more
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Piazza della Madonna | Palazzo Apostolico, 91, 60025 Loreto, Italy
+39 071 977748
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Reviewed today

Warning: this attraction is amazing, BUT it starts and ends with a very narrow and steeeeeep spiral staircase. If you have knee/legs or any other health issues, please ask for information before you do it. We've been to Loreto many times, but this time we...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

The Basilica della Santa Casa (English: Basilica of the Holy House) is a shrine of Marian pilgrimage in Loreto, Italy. The basilica is known for enshrining the house in which the Blessed Virgin Mary is believed by some to have lived. Pious devotees believe that...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017

You can jump to the top of the church and visit its fortification. Being close to the Adriatic sea, infested at that time by Turkish pirates, the church was build like a fortress with its patrol paths on top of the very high walls of...More

Thank claudio26757
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Visiting Loreto is the dream of families since the (Santa Casa) Holy House offers one a feeling that will remain for life. The Camminamenti di Ronda della Basilica offers a treat to the eyes.

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Reviewed 4 November 2015

We come here often and our guide is a local friend, which makes it very personal and we feel like we are part of this beautiful old walls, the small piazza and the streets paved with wild cobble stones...

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Reviewed 2 June 2015

The visit to the walls surroiding the Basilica of Loreto is really worth ut. The guide is a very knowledgeable young lady, and the view from the fort is superbe. Loreto is a must for any catholic visiting Italy.

Thank Georgina L
Reviewed 24 February 2015

Mention crusades and a wealth of imagery floods my sensorium. Mention cults and my ears prick up, in this case it being the Cult Of the Virgin, which brought about the growth of this incredible city. Legends abound, as do the Arthurian varieties, but here,...More

1  Thank Eli B
Reviewed 11 November 2014

The Basilica is built inside a fort. Actually some of the walls of the Basilica are also the fort. Very interesting and historical place.

1  Thank Manzarra
Reviewed 24 June 2014

The Basilica of Loreto is the only fortified basilica in Italy, and perhaps the world, and the ramparts have only recently been open to visitors. By this I mean the first time ever after 500 years. Not for anyone without a head for heights that's...More

Thank Philip C
Reviewed 17 April 2013

The most wonderful experience I have ever had in my whole life! ( I did not have any idea what to expect and what was inside) From the moment I walked into the Basilica I could feel that it was a Holy place! I had...More

1  Thank Linda2010_13
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18 August 2018|
Response from Roberto A | Reviewed this property |
it is not necessary a book four tour the Camminamenti di Ronda,because there is a guide. the time for visit the caminamenti is less than an hour but there are fixed times for visits.
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