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Vasto - Ancient Histonium

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Overlooking the so-called Golfo d’Oro on the Costa dei Trabocchi, the charming town of Vasto boasts ancient origins dating back to Roman times. Valuable examples of this first phase are the beautiful floor mosaics of the Roman baths. Among historical anecdotes and popular beliefs, between the twilight of the devotional chapels and the luminous panoramic walk on the Amblingh loggia, the visit itinerary unravels touching the major monuments of the city, in a journey to discover Abruzzo along the centuries until today. At the end of the tour, it will be possible to optionally visit the Civic Museums of Palazzo d’Avalos or spend time in the shops and shops of the historic center.
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    Loggia Amblingh
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    Palazzo d'Avalos - Musei Civici
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
    The Palazzo D'Avalos dates back to 1427 and was built at the behest of the feudal lord Giacomo Caldora on the plan of an existing structure of the 1300s. The noble family of Spanish origin D’Avalos made a revisitation when he transferred his court to Vasto, wanting to enrich the historic center. Inside the Palace you can visit the museums: The Archaeological Museum, the oldest in Abruzzo with finds from the Iron Age up until the Middle Ages. Pinecoteca Civica, with paintings by Palizzi Museum of Ancient Costume, with costumes from the 800-900 era.
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    Castello Caldoresco
    Torre Bassano
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Departure Point
Terminal San Salvo Marina, Via Titanic, 8, 66050 San Salvo Marina CH, Italy Viale della Dalmazia, 165, 66054 Marina di Vasto CH, Italy Via D'Avalos, 66054 Vasto CH, Italy
1–3 hours
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  • Entry/Admission - Palazzo d'Avalos - Musei Civici
  • Aperitif and tasting of local wines.
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
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  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
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  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
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  • Duration: 1–3 hours
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