Certosa di Pavia, Certosa di Pavia

#2 of 316 in Things to do in Province of Pavia
Must see · Religious Site · Historic Site
One of Italy's largest monasteries, the gigantic Certosa di Pavia was built during the 14th and 15th centuries. Admire the church's intricate vaulted ceiling, collection of frescoes, and detailed Lombard-style facade. The Grand Cloister main inner courtyard measures more than 125 m (410 ft) long. Add Certosa di Pavia and other attractions to your Certosa di Pavia trip itinerary using our Certosa di Pavia day trip planning tool.
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  • The Certosa di Pavia is located about 10 km north of the city of Pavia. It is one of the largest monasteries in Italy and one of the most beautiful. The facade of the church of Certosa di Pavia is a.....  more »
  • It is a bit outside Pavia but well worth the detour. A beautiful monastry with a magnificent frontage. It is vast inside as are the cloisters outside.  more »

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