Blera city guide

Blera is a small hill-top town in the province of Viterbo. It is located just south of the city of Vetralla.

All about Blera, city guide

Blera city guide
Blera

Tourist attractions Blera

  • In the Piazza Nova you can see the stump of an ancient tower and part of the ancient city walls.
  • The Civic Museum Gustavo VI Adolfo di Svezia is dedicated to the role of the horse in the Maremma region.
  • Chiesa del Suffragio
  • The Palazzo Tornaforte is the seat of Blera’s town council and lies along the Via Roma.
  • The Palazzo del Barone used to belong to the Anguillara family. This palace was reconstructed during the second half of the 19th century after having been severely damaged during a rebellion against the Anguillara‘s.
  • Collegiate Church of Maria Assunta in Cielo and San Vivenzio: Built in 1538.

Tourist attractions outside Blera

  • In the suburb of Orto Silvano the necropolises of Ponton Grazioli, Terrone and Casetta can be seen. Keep you eyes open, because they are partly hidden from sight by vegetation.
  • Along the ancient road that used to lead to Rio Canale you can see arcosolia dug into the tuff stone walls.
  • In San Giovenale you can see the ruins of ancient Etruscan villages.

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