Basilica Of Sant'Apollinare In Classe: Private Tour Near Ravenna

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Tour Information

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  • Duration: 1 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    every day at 9 am, 10 am, 11 am, 2 pm, 3 pm, 4 pm and 5 pm
  • Departure Details :
    Basilica di S. Apollinare in Classe
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Enjoy a private tour of what UNESCO described- within their World Heritage List in Ravenna - an outstanding example of the early Christian basilica in its purity and simplicity of its design and use of space and in the sumptuous nature of its decoration.

Know More about this tour

This 1-hour private tour of the Basilica of Sant'Apollinare in Classe will allow you to discover one real hidden gem of Ravenna (and of the whole Italy!).
Sant'Apollinare in Classe, a UNESCO World Heritage site, has been described as the most impressive Basilica of the Early Christian period. Despite the plundering it suffered over the centuries, the basilica has preserved the splendour of its original building. It is now admired for its beautiful polychrome apse mosaics and ancient marble sarcophagi of archbishops, placed along the aisles.
This impressive church rises in all its solemn grandeur at a distance of 8 kilometres from the centre of Ravenna. Commissioned by archbishop Ursicino, the church was built by Julian Argentarius during the first half of the 6th century, on an ancient burial area used in the late 2nd or early 3rd century. Apparently, Saint Apollinaris - one of the first bishops of Ravenna - was buried here.

Inclusions

  • Private tour led by an expert guide
  • Entrance ticket to the basilica

Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

The Basilica is accessible to people with disabilities

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