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Monte Cassino, Cassino
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Built on the site of a sixth-century monastery, Monte Cassino was designed by some of southeastern Europe's finest artists before its papal consecration in 1041. The abbey has been restored since its destruction in 1944 during the Battle of Monte Cassino. View relics, mosaics, manuscripts, and other artifacts as you wander the hallways and courtyards. The hike to the monastery, which is on a 520 m (1,706 ft) high hill, is extremely steep. Plan to take public transportation to the top. Check online for details about religious services and special events. To visit Monte Cassino on your holiday in Cassino, and find out what else Cassino has to offer, use our Cassino trip generator.
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  • As the first stop of my trip to the Amalfi coast on the first Sunday of September I decided to visit this absolutely beautifully kept a national excellence both from an architectural point of view than the more linked to history and religion. A must for anyone who is between Lazio and Campania. If possible take a look also to the Polish Cemetery.
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  • The monastery is beautiful and we'll worth a visit. Such history surrounds this monastery that there is plenty to see. You can walk to the Polish cemetery which is definitely worth the walk. There is ...  more »
  • You can see it from the autoroute resting on top of a mountain (although not the highest in that area) and the drive up to the Abbey is a bit challenging with all the twists and turns. There is a smal...  more »