Certosa di Pavia, Certosa di Pavia

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One of Italy's largest monasteries, the gigantic Certosa di Pavia was built during the 14th and 15th centuries. Admire the church's intricate vaulted ceiling, collection of frescoes, and detailed Lombard-style facade. The Grand Cloister main inner courtyard measures more than 125 m (410 ft) long. Add Certosa di Pavia and other attractions to your Certosa di Pavia trip itinerary using our Certosa di Pavia day trip planning tool.
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  • This is truly an impressive monastery that you should definitely visit if you're in the Pavia area. As others have written, your experience will be wonderful if you arrive around 9:30. Go to the... 
    This is truly an impressive monastery that you should definitely visit if you're in the Pavia area. As others have written, your experience will be wonderful if you arrive around 9:30. Go to the...  more »
  • An extraordinary complex starting in the 14th century with additions over several centuries. The tombs of several Visconti dukes of Milan are there, one of great complexity. Try to visit the museum.....  more
    An extraordinary complex starting in the 14th century with additions over several centuries. The tombs of several Visconti dukes of Milan are there, one of great complexity. Try to visit the museum.....  more »

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