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Basilica inferiore di San Francesco d'Assisi

Piazza S. Francesco, 2, 06081, Assisi, Italy
+39 075 819001
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lower church” (89 reviews)
“st francis” (163 reviews)
“audio guide” (17 reviews)
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Piazza S. Francesco, 2, 06081, Assisi, Italy
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+39 075 819001
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Reviewed 4 days ago

As soon as you get near to Assisi the Basilica is a sight to behold. The magnificent building towers above you. The security bag checks by the police are I'm afraid a sign of the times, so can make the queues last longer, but it...More

Thank RebeccaBlueSky
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited the Basilica with the help of a tour guide--which I highly recommend. The art inside the upper and lower Basilica would be interesting to look out but not comprehend able without the guide.

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This Bascillica is an absolute "must see"! Free entry. The frescos are gorgeous. We went down to the crypt of St Franscis. A guide would have been helpful to hear the background and stories but not necessary. We also loved the gift shop that had...More

Thank blackcreekers
Reviewed 6 days ago

Even if you are not religious, this is a wonderful place to visit. We had read that the queues would be long, but this was not our experience. As you walked into the Basilica a sense of calm takes over, it is a beautiful building...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 1 week ago

A visit to this Basilica is truly a very serene experience. I am not a religious person but enjoy visiting religious buildings because the architecture, the history and the stories. I cannot explain how calming and serene this building, and the whole town, is and...More

Thank DMC1503
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Basilica of Saint Francis is a worthwhile visit for a religious pilgrimage to Assisi Umbria Italy. Enjoy the beautiful town and many shop on your walk to visit it.

Thank Joyce P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely once in a life time experience for me to not only visit here but have the experience of attending a Saturday night Mass as a Catholic...I went for the very front so that I could see and experience all parts of the service. I...More

Thank Melissa V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This Basilica was so beautiful. I’m so glad I was able to visit. I wish I would have taken a tour to learn a bit more about it. Just looking was wind but I don’t know the story about it. It’s much larger than it...More

Thank Mary Ellen C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful, just beautiful, and so historic, and an easy walk from Marco and Jenny place. The restaurants locally are many, and excellent, and a fine example of find food.

Thank jay e
Reviewed 1 week ago

So beautifully preserved and displayed. Very interesting history and the frescos and murals were magnificent. Well worth the climb even in the rain!

Thank Spacker1953
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Susanta S
30 September 2017|
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Response from fairoaksjim | Reviewed this property |
No especially down stairs. I took some in the top floor Giotto frescoes
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baliestes
14 September 2017|
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Response from fairoaksjim | Reviewed this property |
We used a tour downloaded from Rick Steve's.
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MJo7225
6 September 2017|
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Response from Michael D | Reviewed this property |
A couple of miles, but always taxi cab outside. From memory the fare was about 20 euro's.
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