The Sanctuary of Loreto

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Museums / Culture


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10



English (fluent), Italian (fluent)

the Holy House of Nazareth

The Sanctuary of Loreto is a majestic construction that was built over three centuries to welcome pilgrims with a warm embrace. It was built with the help of a seres of talented artists, including Bramante and Sasovino.
This imposing construction was built to provide shelter to the walls of the Holy House of Mary of Nazareth. According to the legend it was miraculousle flown to the city of Loreto by angels. Inside there is a modest home, there is also a statue of the "Black Madonna" which rappresent the heart of the marian devotion. The most celebrated and famous pilgrimages takes place every year in June on foot from Macerata.


Meeting with your Tour Leader Ivonne
Ancona Cathedral
Passetto Landscape
Portonovo Landscape

Arrival and beginning of the tour of the village (included the Basilica), with private authorised guide (1 hour tour)

1 hour of free shopping.

Departure to Ancona

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At your hotel

End location: back to your hotel

Duration: 5 hours

What’s Included

My services as your own personal Tourist Guide during the tour.

If you need a lift I can come to pick you up at your hotel (max 4 people). In that case I will ask you to pay for the petrol + parking fee when it's needed (from Ancona and Return would be around 10 Euro).

If you are bigger group ask me for a quote

What’s Extra

As the Basilica of Loreto is belong to the Vatican State I'm not allowed to explain the church from inside. So for this reason I will hire a local guide of the Cathedral. Cost of extra 40 Euro per hour for small group (max 5 people).

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