Things to see and do - Benevento
Unmissable tourist sites
Benevento Travel guide
Benevento : Michelin's recommendations
The former capital of the formidable Samnites fell to the Romans in 321 BC and changed its name from Malaventum to Beneventum. The seat of a Lombard duchy, then subsequently a powerful principality, the town was the site of the famous Battle of Benevento, in which Charles of Anjou defeated King Manfred and became the new King of Sicily.
Tourist attractions Benevento : Things to see and do
Piazza Matteotti I - 82100 Benevento
This 8C church was rebuilt in the 17C. The interior has a surprisingly unconventional design. That of a hexagon comprised in a half-star decagon. If this is hard to imagine go and see the cloister for yourself with its admirable colonnades supporti..
Piazza IV Novembre I - 82100 Benevento
This severe building was built in the 14C over the ruins of an ancient fortress built by the Lombards.
Corso Garibaldi I - 82100 Benevento
As this obelisk shows, from the 1st century onwards the Benevento people echoed loud support for the cult of Isis. Legend has it that the Lombards succeeded in eradicating it by the 6C and in imposing Christianity. But this is not strictly true as th..
Via Posillipo I - 82100 Benevento
Just 100 metres from the Cathedral, the Antiche Terme is a 15-minute walk from Benevento Train Station. The hotel has a restaurant and a terrace, and offers free parking and simple air-conditioned rooms. With a cosy atmosphere created by carpeted fl..
C.da S. Chirico I - 82100 Benevento
Prix Prices from : 52 €
Hotel D.G. Garden is 3.5 km from Benevento’s centre and a 10-minute drive from Pietrelcina. Surrounded by its garden, it offers air-conditioned rooms with bathrobe and slippers. Free Wi-Fi is available at the 24-hour reception. The hotel also offers..
C.da Torrepalazzo I - 82030 Torrecuso
Prix Prices from : 40 €
Located in the countryside, Hotel Vittoria is well connected by major roads and is just a 10-minute drive from Benevento. It offers free parking and air-conditioned rooms with a balcony and cable TV. Rooms at the Vittoria Hotel are stylish and inclu..
via dei Mulini, 48 I - 82100 Benevento
contrada Epitaffio I - 82100 Benevento
In this town once renowned as a centre of witches, fall under the spell of the cuisine served in this restaurant situated next to the Bei Park Hotel (to which it belongs). Enjoy top quality traditional meat and fish dishes on the large terrace overlo..