Did you know that Ravenna was three times capital during the Western Roman Empire (402-476), during the reign of the Ostrogoths (493-553) and during the Byzantine Exarchate (568-751)? This meant that different styles and cultures diverged in one city, making it unique in the world.
ART WEEK-END PACKAGE:
During the visit to the monuments at the old town, you may add a tasting menu with local products that can be enjoyed at Osteria Passatelli1962 tavern. The menu includes a cutting board consisting of meats, cheeses and flatbread, wine and water. Price per person: € 12,00. The tasting menu may be added during the online booking or simply by making a request directly to the Hotel.
What can you see for two days in Ravenna?
In 1996, UNESCO recognized 8 Early Christian monuments of the 5th and 6th century as world heritage:
- Mausoleo di Galla Placidia,
- Mausoleo di Teodorico,
- Basilica di San Vitale,
- Basilica di Sant’Apollinare Nuovo,
- Basilica di Sant’Apollinare in Classe,
- Battistero Neoniano,
- Battistero degli Ariani,
- Cappella Arcivescovile.