Are you planning to visit our monuments? Here are some tips for you!
You can easily reach Diocesan monuments walking through the lovely old town. 3 hours are an adequate time to cover the whole tour. Get your timed entry to each monument in advance and save your time avoiding queue and crowdings.
Please, notice that our ticket is valid 7 days and you can choose to visit the 5 monuments in several days (1 admission per monument) booking your favourite time of visit.
If you have only one day or even only half day and you want to visit in depth our mosaics, let’s suggest you the fastest routes.
Travelling by train?
As first stop you shall get to Basilica St. Apollinare Nuovo, just 5 minutes from the train station (time of visit 25 min.). Here you’ll find the services and a rich book shop. The second stage can be reached walking to the Cathedral area, which can be reached in less than 15 minutes. Here, next to the Cathedral, you’ll find the Neonian Baptistery (visiting time 5 min.) and the Archiepiscopal Museum (25 minutes for the visit). A well-stocked book-shop and services are also available in this complex.
Continuing your walk in the historic center, in about 15 minutes you will reach the complex of the Basilica St. Vitale (visiting time 25 minutes) and the Mausoleum of Galla Placidia (visiting time 5 minutes). Our staff will be happy to help you and advise you for your shopping at the Book&Shop in via Argentario 22.
Travelling by car and parking in the area of Basilica St. Vitale?
Book now starting your visit to the Basilica of San Vitale (25 minutes) and to the Mausoleum of Galla Placidia (5 minutes); the shop in Via Argentario 22 is at your disposal with a wide selection of books, guides and gifts. Walking for about a quarter of an hour you reach the Basilica of Sant’Apollinare Nuovo, to which you can dedicate 25 minutes of visit. For a break here you will find the services and shop for quality purchases. Passing through the Dante area, in a short journey of about 15 minutes, you will arrive at the monumental area of the Cathedral. In the adjacent garden you can visit the Neonian Baptistery in 5 minutes and you will dedicate 25 minutes to the Archiepiscopal Museum. In this monumental complex, toilets and a rich store will be available.
Travelling by camper and parking in Piazza della Resistenza?
Book your visits starting from the nearby monumental complex of the Duomo, the Neonian Baptistery (5 minutes) and the Archiepiscopal Museum (which can be visited in 25 minutes) will be a first taste of Ravenna’s mosaics! The services and a well-stocked store are at your complete disposal. To discover the other treasures head, taking about 15 minutes on foot, towards Sant’Apollinare Nuovo (25 minutes of visit). Astonished by mosaics and do you want to deepen or bring home a memory? Apply to our book shop! In the same complex you will also find services. A quick pedestrian journey of another 15 minutes will take you to the two jewels of the city, the Mausoleum of Galla Placidia (5 min. of visit) and the Basilica of San Vitale (25 minutes of visit). In via Argentario 22 you will find our Book&Shop with many gorgeous items for your purchases!
See you soon in Ravenna! We recommend booking, in order to experience your holiday in our town at its best.