TOURIST ITINERARIES FROM FAENZA
Capital of ceramic art.
Museo Internazionale delle Ceramiche (1908), Cathedral (1474), Palazzo del Podestà (1256), Palazzo Manfredi (1470), Palazzo Milzetti (1792, Museum of Neoclassical art Age), chiesa e chiostro della Commenda (XIII sec.).
ARRIVAL of the 100 KM DEL PASSATORE in CENTRAL SQUARE PIAZZA DEL POPOLO.
RAVENNA – 35 km from Faenza
In the V-VI century. d. c, capital of the Western Roman Empire, famous for its mosaics.
Things to see: Basilica of San Vitale, the mausoleum of Galla Placidia, the Church of Sant’apollinare Nuovo, Battistero Neoniano, Dante’s Tomb, Basilica di Sant’Apollinare in Classe, mausoleum of Theodoric (Byzantine era).
ADRIATIC COAST – from 42 to 60 km from Faenza
Marina di Ravenna, Cervia, Milano Marittima, Cesenatico
RIMINI – 70 km from Faenza
Major seaside resort of Europe.
Sights: remarkable monuments of the Roman period, as the bridge of Tiberius (14-21 a.d.) and the Arch of Augustus, and the Renaissance, as the Tempio Malatestiano.
The REPUBLIC of SAN MARINO – 90 km from Faenza
The smallest independent State in the world, established in sec. IV.
Things to see: Palazzo del Governo in Piazza della Liberta ‘, Church of San Francesco, the Rocche.
FLORENCE – 100 km from Faenza
Art city known throughout the world.
THE START OF THE 100 KM DEL PASSATORE FROM VIA CALZAIUOLI NEAR SQUARE PIAZZA DELLA SIGNORIA
FERRARA – 100 km from Faenza
Art cities of Italy among the major with sumptuous buildings and remarkable Museums.
Sights: Castello Estense (1385), Romanesque-Gothic Cathedral, Palazzo dei Diamanti.
VENICE – 140 km from Faenza
Unique city in the world, one of the most celebrated destination of international tourism.
Sights: square and St. Mark’s Basilica, bridge of Sighs, Rialto Bridge, Ca ‘ d’Oro …
BOLOGNA – 52 km from Faenza
One of the most monumental cities and picturesque dellìEmilia-Romagna, characterized by long porticoed streets.
Sights: Cathedral of San Petronio, the sanctuary of San Luca, Torri degli Asinelli and Garisenda.
FIESOLE – 92 km from Faenza
On the course of 100 km del Passatore in the hills above Florence.
Sights: Etruscan-Roman archaeological site.
BORGO SAN LORENZO – 68 km from Faenza
The path of 100 Km at the foot of the Appennino Tosco-Romagnolo.
Things to see: Palazzo del Podestà, Pieve di San Lorenzo (sec. XII), Church of St. George.
MARRADI – 35 km from Faenza
On the course of 100km del Passatore, a charming tourist resort in the heart of Romagna Apennines.
Things to see: Church of San Lorenzo (16th c.), Badia del Borgo (Roman).
BRISIGHELLA – 10 km from Faenza
The path of 100 Km, spa resort on the outskirts of Faenza.
Sights: Pieve di tho’ (11th century), Sanctuary of Monticino, Museum of Peasant Work.