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Camposanto, Pisa

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Some say the beautiful walled cemetery of Camposanto was built around a shipload of holy soil brought from Golgotha in the 12th century. The cemetery’s main feature is a vast rectangular Gothic cloister lined by arches. While most of the cemetery’s frescoes were destroyed in World War II, view the two remaining, as well as detailed sketches of the original works of art. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Pisa holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Camposanto and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • A visit that allows you to rest in peace in this huge and magnificent monastery - Cemetery. Very beautiful restorations of paintings, and pretty statues. You can take great pictures through the arches. Don't miss
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  • It is a place of the atmosphere which was different from the lean ingress. The last time I came, it was night, so I climbed the lean tower. This time, I was able to see the grave markers and murals of the coffins and corridors because it was the camposant of my dreams. I think that it will be about the next of the lean tower and the cathedral in the priority of the sightseeing in Pisa, but I recommend that you visit by all means.
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  • This was much more open than the main area of the piazza. It was very interesting to see. Purchase the ticket to get into all of the areas around the compound, not just the tower.
  • Such a fantastic piece of architecture and the walls are spectacular! Highly recommended visiting this place if you are in Pisa.
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