San Marino is a micro-state surrounded by Italy. It is the oldest surviving state and constitutional republic in the world. The country capital is the City of San Marino, and the largest city in this state is Dogana.

San Marino- Attractions

San Marino

Monte Titano is a beautiful mountain of the Apennines. It has three parks on each lays an ancient tower. It is the highest peak in San Marino. Here is found a plant typical of Sicily and Sardinia called ephedra nerbodensis.

san marino monte titano

san marino monte titano

The Guaita or Rocca is San Marino’s first and oldest fortress tower.It is one of San Marino’s most famous landmarks, so make sure you visit and enjoy its beauty.

The Guaita

In the heart of the City of San Marino is the palazzo Pubblico- this is the town hall and here is the official Government. In the Palazzo Pubblico is located also the city’s clock tower. It is one of the most visited attractions in San Marino.

Pallaza MarinoPalazzo Pubblico

Basilica del Santo Marino is a Catholic church. This church was designed and built by Antonio Serra.

Basilica

The San Marino Castle is located below down the wall of the first castle La Guaita.

As such a large part of San Marino’s national income is for the tourist industry is not too surprising to find that most of the shops are selling various things for tourists. You find many things- from wooden clocks to expensive watches, tourist tack to fashion clothes. There are so many choices.

San Marino

If you are a history lover San Marino is a must see destination for you. Maybe is one of the world’s smallest and oldest things but if has much to offer.

San Marino

The San Marino cuisine is simple and delicious, with flavors from neighboring regions mixed with local herbs and ingredients. Look for faggioli con le cotiche ,rabbit stew and torta tre monti-a three layer cake. Make your meal complete with delicious local wine and tilus, a truffle infused after-dinner liquor.

San Marino

If you are a history lover San Marino is a must see destination for you. Maybe is one of the world’s smallest and oldest things but if has much to offer.

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