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Impressively beautiful church

The history and architecture of this church make it one of the most outstanding examples of... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2016
Cocciolino2015
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Perugia, Italy
Beautiful church and crypt with an interesting museum

We visited Abbadia San Salvatore whilst walking the Via Francigena. The route originally passed... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2014
Family152
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England
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28 Jun 2017
“Nothing, really”
26 Dec 2016
“Impressively beautiful church”
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Laid down on one side of the mountain at 800 metres above the sea level, the abbazia re- gia del SS.mo Salvatore sul Monte Amiata was twinned with St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome by means of a “Sub umbra Petri” decree. There- fore people can gain...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Via del Monastero, 53021 Abbadia San Salvatore, Italy
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

Waste of time, there is no views, nothing to see, etc. The famous photos are the only side of Abbazia that looks ok, Unless, you're like me, who came just to take one photo - pass by, don't waste your time.

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Reviewed 26 December 2016

The history and architecture of this church make it one of the most outstanding examples of Romanesque construction it has been my pleasure to find in Italy. I had to just sit down and contemplate the stone walls,the high-up slit windows,the wide,stone,stairway up to the...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2014

We visited Abbadia San Salvatore whilst walking the Via Francigena. The route originally passed this way before diverting via Radicofani. The church is an interesting design with a lower level, then steps up to a higher level and down to the crypt. At the side...More

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