The Via Francigena

The ancient route that in medieval times connected Canterbury to Rome and to the harbors of Apulia has been discovered by modern wayfarers, who set off on a surprising and enchanting route. Since 2001 the European association of vie Francigene coordinates the development and promotion of an itinerary that runs across Italy and Europe, retracing the history of our continent.



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From Brennero to Santa Maria di Leuca, the Union route

A pilgrimage in Italy from Brenner to Santa Maria di Leuca, accompanied by Francisco Sancho.

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The Lands of the Via Francigena, the EAVF project dedicated to its territories

Using the fame of the Via Francigena to enhance local routes and attractions of the area. This is the aim of the "The Lands of the Via Francigena" project launched by the European Association of the Vie Francigene (EAVF).

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Francigena Marathons, advice and information to begin with your best foot forward

The marathon season has begun along the Italian Via Francigena. The mother of non-competitive walks, the European Francigena Marathon, will take place on 27th May, 42km from Acquapendente to Montefiascone in the province of Viterbo.

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European Festival of the Vie Francigene, your events

"Walking. Food for the soul": this is the theme of the 8th European Festival of the Vie Francigene.

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