Things to see and do - Cassino
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This town in Lazio is famous as the site of a decisive battle in May 1944 between the Allied troops and German occupying forces, which enabled the Allies to open the road to Rome. The fighting severely damaged Monte Cassino abbey, one of the most important Christian monasteries in the world (it was here that St Benedict drew up the Benedictine rules). The abbey has since been rebuilt according to the original plans.
Tourist attractions Cassino : Things to see and do
Via Montecassino 1
This Abbey founded in 529, had its zenith under Abbott Desiderius in the 11C and the art of the Montecassino monks (miniatures, frescoes, mosaics) influenced Clunisian art enormously. The abbey, fronted by four interlinked cloisters, was rebuilt afte..
This museum exhibits objects unearthed in excavations in the neighbouring archaeological site, where they found the relics of an amphitheatre, a theatre and the tomb of Umidia Quadratilla.
Via Montecassino 1
This museum charts the history of the abbey and assembles a collection of artworks that survived the 1944 bombings.
Via Ausonia Nuova 10 I - 03043 Cassino
Prix Prices from : 35 €
Featuring free WiFi, Motel La Sosta offers pet-friendly accommodation in Cassino. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Free private parking is available on site. Rooms come with a flat-screen TV. Each room has a private bathroom with a bath or shower a..
Piazza Corte I - 03043 Cassino
Offering free parking and modern rooms with free high-speed internet, Hotel Gari has a central location a 10-minute walk from Cassino Station. The breakfast area boasts big windows overlooking the garden. Rooms are air conditioned and come with sate..
Via Abruzzi 16 I - 03043 Cassino
Prix Prices from : 46 €
Hotel La Pace is only 200 metres from the centre of Cassino and its main shopping area. This 3-star hotel features elegant rooms, a traditional restaurant, and free Wi-Fi. All air-conditioned rooms at La Pace have classic-style furniture and tiled f..
via Sferracavallo 105 I - 03043 CASSINO
Via Gari 1/3 I - 03043 Cassino
This restaurant is run with great enthusiasm by the Evangelista family (hence the abbreviation Evan's). It specialises in delicious fish and seafood prepared mainly in a classic style, although local dishes also feature on the menu.
via G. di Biasio 53 I - 03043 CASSINO