We walked here from the hotel, and were very surprised that the ruins are in the middle of town. We could just wander around, we were the only ones there, and it was really impressive
It is a small and interesting. We were lucky to have an Tour Guide who could translate. I did wander around later on my own but needed and English version of what I was looking at. Still enjoyable.
Minori is a very small town, so perhaps the Roman Villa needs more visitors. Visiting Pompei tends to overshadow it..... But it's worth a visit.
Local guide made visit more meaningful who explained some of the Roman history of Minori and how the villa was used in this context. A later visit on our own allowed us to absorb more details on this entry free attraction.
On our last full day we decided to seek out the Villa Romana, to our surprise it was right behind our hotel. Sadly it was closing time on a Sunday so we only got a 5 minute whizz around.
This small museum and well preserved Roman villa. are well worth a visit. It takes no more than 30 minutes for a look round, more for a closer look. And entry is free!!
Stumbled across this roman villa & mini artefact museum whilst walking through Minori This former seaside Villa is worth a look if you are nearby its very understated and an information leaflet in English( and other languages ) is available to borrow when looking around, their a public toilet there too ! .
I didn't realise that this place existed until a friendly Canadian tourist told me that it was well worth a visit - and it is! The villa is in a remarkable state of preservation considering that it's almost 2000 years old - the surviving rooms clearly show how Roman buildings were constructed and the fragments of murals and mosaics give... 更多
We loved staying in Minori. It's less touristy that Amalfi and Positano. It's quieter and more "Italian." Little did we know that our town was the location for a treasure trove of Roman ruins! The story of it's discovery and the vast quantity of artifacts, frescoes, mosaics is astonishing. And it's free! It spurred us on to read more. A... 更多