The city of San Giovanni Rotondo has an ancient history.
A thousand a year, built on the ruins of an existing village in the fourth century BC To visit the churches in the historic center of St. Nicholas, St. Catherine, St. Leonard, St. John the Baptist and St. Onofrio, in addition to the archaeological sites of Sant’Egidio and the Village Curvara.
Its history is linked to the cult of St. Michael the Archangel, appeared here in 490 and whose statue is preserved in the cave in the homonymous sanctuary, included among the UNESCO World Heritage sites.
Wonderful is the old town, among which the Aragonese Norman Castle, the “Tomb of Rotari”, the Romanesque church of Santa Maria Maggiore.
Valuable Svevo – Angioino Castle, founded by Manfred of Sicily, son of Frederick II.
To see the Cathedral of the thirteenth century. the splendid Romanesque Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore in Siponto, built in 1117 on a pre-existing early Christian church, the Abbey of St. Leonard, a few miles from town, founded in the twelfth century.
Parco nazionale del Gargano
Crystal clear sea, beautiful beaches, wild mountains, nature, art, culture and rich history.
All this and much more, is the National Park of Gargano, the spur of Italy, one of the most beautiful places of our country.
Nature Reserve, which covers about 400 hectares to 800 meters high, is the ideal place for a relaxing walk in natural surroundings.
Extraordinary shareholders’ flora and fauna. Several picnic areas equipped.
A heavenly place a few miles from the coast navigation Gargano.
The islands of San Domino, San Nicola and Caprara’s are real pearls in a clear sea and embellished with exquisite architecture, excursion to Tremiti is really a must for anyone who does not want to lose the opportunity to visit one of the most beautiful in the Adriatic.
How to reach us
Viale Cappuccini, 129
San Giovanni Rotondo