Things to see and do - Greccio
Unmissable tourist site
Greccio Travel guide
Greccio : Michelin's recommendations
Lying 15km northwest of Rieti and perched at an altitude of 638m, the monastery of Greccio was once an important Franciscan centre. It is said that St Francis started the custom of Christmas nativity scenes (presepio) here.
Tourist attractions Greccio : Things to see and do
It was in this monastery made up of 13C buildings and attached to a rocky overhang that Saint Francis started the tradition of the Nativity crib. The chapel of the crib is decorated with frescoes from the Giotto school. On the upper floor you can asl..
Piazza Roma 5 I - 02045 Greccio
Hotel Della Fonte is set in a historic building of the 16th century, located in the heart of mediaeval Greccio. All rooms are extremely spacious and comfortable. Parking is free. All rooms at Della Fonte boast exposed wood beams on the ceilings and ..