Guided tours in the ancient town of Gradara

guided tours in gradara

Situated at 142 metres above sea level, with the Republic of San Marino, Rimini and Carpegna in the background, Gradara represents an extraordinary urban and architectural combination.

Legend has it that the castle was the scene of the famous and tragic love story of Paolo and Francesca, caught in each other’s arms and killed by Gianciotto, Francesca’s husband. This love story was immortalized by Dante in his Divine Comedy.

Castle timetable

Monday : 8.30-13.15
Tuesday to Sunday: 8.30-18.30

Entrance fee: Euro 4,00

Reduced fee: Euro 2,00
for all EU citizens between 18-25 years.

(also valid for foreign citizens with special mutual discount status
Free entrance: under 18  years of age
(also valid for foreigners with special mutual discount status)

Tour of Gradara Castle

Guided tours of the village and castle of Gradara with illustration of the main historical and artistic heritage, the architecture with panoramic view from the top, frescoes, paintings, interior design and furnishings and of course a narration of the legend of Paolo and Francesca.

Guided Tour only with prior reservation.
Fee: group of min. 20 persons: Euro 105+Euro 2,00 for each additional person.

For reservations:
Tel: (+39) 0541 964115
Fax: (+39) 0541 823035