We'll pick you up at 7am from the apartment you're staying at. We'll arrive in front of the Caserta's Royal Palace at around 9.30/10am. The driver will wait for you to visit it and then take you to a restaurant for lunch. You can also bring you own food and decide not to stop for eating. At around 3pm you'll reach the Old suburb of Caserta. You can leave for the San Leucio Belvedere at 4pm. After the visit the appointment with the driver will be at 5pm. To exchange your mobile phone with the driver will be very useful. You'll arrive in Rome at 8pm at your apartment.
The Royal Palace
The Palace of Caserta, in Italian Reggia di Caserta, is a former royal residence in Caserta, constructed for the Bourbon kings of Naples. It was the largest palace and probably the largest building erected in Europe in the eighteenth century. In 1996, the Palace of Caserta was listed among the World Heritage Sites on the grounds that it was "the swan song of the spectacular art of the Baroque, from which it adopted all the features needed to create the illusions of multidirectional space".
Casertavecchia (in the municipality of Caserta) is a medieval village rising 10 km North-East of Caserta on the “Tifatini” mountainside at
an altitude of about 401 meters.
The suburb of Casertavecchia is a tourist attraction because of the famous “via del Duomo”,
its bell tower, the ruins of the castle and the streets of the whole village which are reminders of its past glory.
You can enjoy the amazing landscapes from various points of the village, and the numerous restaurants, pubs and pizzerias entice
the inhabitants to spend their Saturday nights among the streets.
Some folk events such as the “Knight comeback” and the “September in the village” that take place in the Summer, contributed to the
revitalization of the territory.
Bel Vedere di San Leucio
San Leucio resort, or San Leucio Complex, is an old silk factory in San Leucio, a frazione of the comune of Caserta,
Campania, Italy. It is located 3.5 km north-west of Caserta, at 145 m above sea level.
The heritage of King Ferdinand still survives today in the local silk and textile firms, which work on an international
scale to elite foreign clients as the Buckingham Palace, the White House, the Quirinale Palace, the Palazzo Chigi.
San Leucio resort is home to a Living Silk Museum with some original old looms and machinery restored and displaied
inside the Belvedere courtyard, showing all the phases of silk productions, from the old looms and machinery to finished products.
From 1997 San Leucio resort is included in the UNESCO World Heritage List in Europe as part of the site 18th Century Royal Palace
at Caserta with the Park, the Aqueduct of Vanvitelli and the San Leucio Complex.
From 1999 in summer months at San Leucio the Leuciana Festival is held, to promote the Belvedere of San Leucio and its park.
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