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..
Viale Principe Di Napoli, 137 I - 82100 Benevento
The Grand Hotel Italiano is the oldest hotel in Benevento. Located just 100 metres from the train station, it is a 10-minute walk from the Cathedral. Garage parking is free, and rooms come with free wired internet. All rooms come with air conditioni..
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..
Contrada Piano Cappelle 66 I - 82100 Benevento
Prix Prices from : 66 €
Featuring a restaurant, garden and bar, Hotel De La Ville & Centro Congressi offers free Wi-Fi at reception and free parking. It offers air-conditioned rooms with classic-style décor. Guests at the De La Ville enjoy a sweet breakfast daily, with sav..
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..
via dei Mulini, 48 I - 82100 Benevento