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The entire town of Assisi is extremely beautiful and a wonderful example of the beauty of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Patterson, California
Excellent views of the basilica

Set at the high end of Assisi and where you exit a visit of the basilica is this grassy park and... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2018
Launceston, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The entire town of Assisi is extremely beautiful and a wonderful example of the beauty of the Umbrian region of Italy. The Piazza in front of the Basilica affords one excellent views of the valley below.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kateiel
Reviewed June 10, 2018

Set at the high end of Assisi and where you exit a visit of the basilica is this grassy park and offers an elevated position for great views. There was a statue of St Francis. On the other side was a small gate that led...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed May 23, 2018

This piazza of the upper church is located at the Basilica di San Francesco complex. It is a sea of green with 2 well known topiary, Tau and Pax made from shrubs. There is also a sculpture “Il ritorno di Francesco”, the sculpture shows a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Feel great, turn around and enter the upper basilica with a heaven of frescos. Buy a small booklet so that you understand what you see. It's well worth the money.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank fvanhulsen
Reviewed June 14, 2017

As you exit the main doors in the Upper church, you are greeted by a vast expanse of green, this is Piazza Superiore di San Francesco. It abuts the stone entryway of the upper church in Assisi. The Piazza is bordered by boxwoods and has...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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