Basilica di Aquileia, Aquileia

Built in the 11th century in a Romanesque style, Basilica di Aquileia represents an immaculately preserved Roman Catholic church with intricate mosaic floors. The floors have been covered in transparent flexi protection so that visitors can walk along them and take in the whole masterpiece. The long, impressive structure features arched columns, an abundance of early Christian art, and a crypt decorated in frescoes. Climb to the top of the bell tower and you'll be rewarded with a stunning view over the rolling countryside. Before you head to Aquileia, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Aquileia road trip planning site , to make sure you see all that Aquileia has to offer, including Basilica di Aquileia.
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  • Mosaics as in no other place in the world. We are the lucky generation to admire them. Just few years they were on display in antiquity, before they were covered (and in this way protected). And I am....  more »
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