"Lovely little town on a rock and a unique "duomo"" Orvieto by effeti
Orvieto Travel Guide: 217 reviews and 759 photos
Orvieto - a town dominating the valley from his high rock - has more than his cathedral (medieval narrows streets, buildings, romanesque churces).
But the cathedral alone is worth a visit.
The facade is gothic.... but forget the gotic of the northern origins.... The colours and the lights generated here an "italian gothic" that is quite different fron the ancestor.
- Pros:Unique position, worth a vissit for the cathedral alone
- Cons:You have to park the car in certain places
- In a nutshell:Along the highway. Stop there!
Entering the city center is rescricted. The are 2 ways for a day visit to the upper town. 1) park at the free parking of... more travel advice
The inside of the church (no pictures allowed) is beautiful, too, but do not miss the visit to the Chapel of St Brizio,... more travel advice
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