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San Leo: Fortress Entry Ticket and Cagliostro's Prison
11 USD
Delve into the rich history of San Leo's iconic fortress, nestled in the picturesque countryside near Rimini. This ancient Roman stronghold boasts an impressive arsenal of weaponry, exquisite frescoes, and a treasure trove of historical relics waiting to be uncovered. Unravel the secrets of this captivating landmark and immerse yourself in its fascinating past.
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Tucked away in the heart of Romagna lies the majestic Fortress of San Leo, perched atop a picturesque village with a population of less than 3,000. This hidden gem is an absolute must-visit destination that will leave you in awe. As you delve into the fortress's rich history, you'll discover a treasure trove of exhibitions showcasing its storied past. Marvel at the impressive collection of 16th-century weapons, relics from the First and Second World Wars, and even instruments of torture that will send shivers down your spine. Be sure to gaze upon the stunning replica of Vasari's fresco, depicting the Medici family's conquest of San Leo. Today, the fortress has been meticulously restored to its former architectural glory, earning its reputation as one of Italy's most exemplary examples of military engineering. Set amidst a breathtakingly beautiful historical and artistic backdrop, this fortress is an unforgettable experience awaiting your arrival. - Immerse yourself in the grandeur of one of Italy's most renowned fortresses. - Uncover the mysteries of the alchemist magician Count Cagliostro's former cell. - Explore the innovative virtual ecomuseum of San Leo. - Wander through the fortress's rooms, featuring an array of ancient weapons, modern exhibits, and even a chilling display of torture instruments. Don't forget to visit the towers and fortifications for a deeper understanding of this ancient stronghold. - Cap off your visit by browsing the on-site bookshop, filled with treasures to remember your journey.