8 days in Loreto Itinerary

8 days in Loreto Itinerary

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Loreto ©
Loreto, a hill town, is a comune of the Italian province of Ancona, in the Marche and most commonly known as the seat of the Basilica della Santa Casa, a popular Catholic pilgrimage site.LocationLoreto is located 127m above sea level on the right bank of the Musone river and 22km by rail south-southeast of Ancona; like many places in the Marche, it provides good views from the Apennines to the Adriatic.Main sightsThe city's main monuments occupy the four sides of the piazza: the college of the Jesuits; the Palazzo Comunale (formerly the Palazzo Apostolico), designed by Bramante, that houses an art gallery with works of Lorenzo Lotto, Vouet and Annibale Carracci as well as a collection of maiolica, and the Shrine of the Holy House (Santuario della Santa Casa). Santuario Della Santa Casa has been added to your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Loreto: Museo d’Arti e Mestieri Antichi (in Montelupone), The Basilica of San Nicola a Tolentino (in Tolentino) and Fabriano (Museo del Pianoforte Storico e del Suono, Paper and Watermark Museum Fabriano, &more). The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Camminamenti di Ronda della Pontificia Basilica, delve into the distant past at Grotte di Camerano - Citta Sotterranea di Camerano, see the interesting displays at Musei Civici di Palazzo Buonaccorsi, and admire the masterpieces at Museo Cinema a Pennello.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Loreto trip planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Ancona Falconara Airport, Perugia San Francesco d'Assisi – Umbria International Airport and Federico Fellini International Airport. In September, daily temperatures in Loreto can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 59°F.

Things to do in Loreto

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Recanati, Sirolo, Fabriano, Osimo, Genga
Highlights from your plan
Santuario Della Santa Casa ©
Santuario Della Santa Casa
Paper and Watermark Museum Fabriano ©
Paper and Watermark Museum Fabriano
Riviera del Conero ©
Riviera del Conero