We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
1,665
All photos (1,665)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“san michele”(6 reviews)
“ticket office”(4 reviews)
About
Contact
Via Alla Sacra 14, 10057 Sant'Ambrogio di Torino, Italy
Website
+39 011 939130
Call
Reviews (1,676)
Filter reviews
102 results
Traveller rating
88
10
3
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
88
10
3
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews worth the effort san michele ticket office breathtaking views by foot train station min walk taxi driver worth the climb an adventure peaceful place in advance cover your shoulders interesting place very special place car park blue sky
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 102 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great day trip for a Sunday especially if you actually attend mass at the church and then enjoy the agritourismo Cascina Dei Canonici nearby for lunch! We drove up the mountain from Turin early and do allow enough time because between the...More

Thank foodiewinee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This incredible monastery has been built and is looked after with the upmost care. The views are incredible from every angle leaving you in a permanent state of awe. With the Via Ferrata climb up to it or the drive this place is a definite...More

Thank James_3RAng
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Go to Turin, rent a Fiat, and have the ultimate Italian country side experience. We decided to get out of the city for a day and in just under an hour arrived at this amazing place. Before reaching our destination the journey itself was just...More

Thank laurilie513
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I would strongly recommend a visit to this unique place bringing back to the Middle Ages. If you like hiking, you could arrive through the path starting in Sant’ Ambrogio, it takes around 1.30 to reach the top.This place inspired author Umberto Eco for the...More

Thank Carlotta C
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Sacra di San Michele is stunning. The structure is very well preserved, and the guide is very good. The views are breathtaking. Check the website before you go as it closes midday for a couple hours and there is nothing in the vicinity besides the...More

Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 1 August 2018

A very Special Place to be. Take a guided Sightseeingtour and you get a lot of Special Information of the Sacra. Or Check in advance the eventcalender of the Sacra. There offer a lot of Special Events. Macbeth your traveltime Hit a Special Event. The...More

Thank X19DOC
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

We travelled by train and bus to get to this amazing place. Lucky for us it was open on a Wednesday. (April to November) The major hurdle for those travelling by bus from Avigliana is that the Sacra closes between 12.30 and 2.30pm. Because we...More

Thank 48rosa
Reviewed 17 July 2018

This is a fantastic place to visit, both from an historical and religious point of view and also the panarama from the Abbey. On a clear day you can see for miles, including the city of Turin. It is a really interesting place and you...More

Thank D0dge51
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

We were here this morning and it’s a lovely monastery (top of the hill location amongst clouds overlooking Austria, Switzerland, Italy, France) once you get to it. However, it needs some serious TLC for the tourism board to market it and make it visitor friendly....More

Thank MS1900
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Was on business in Turin and added a few days over the weekend to explore. Luckily I had a car and drove out to this attraction. It was a wonderful day hike. Allow for about 2.5 hrs to get up and 2hrs to hike down...More

1  Thank smeissne
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Bed & Breakfast Il Giardino delle Farfalle
148 reviews
3.69 km away
Hotel Chalet del Lago "La Libellula"
127 reviews
4.76 km away
Hotel Ninfa
169 reviews
6.00 km away
Albergo Valsangone
25 reviews
6.10 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 23 nearby restaurants
L'Om 'd Fer
151 reviews
1.03 km away
Agriturismo Cascina dei Canonici
344 reviews
.45 km away
Pizzeria Charlie
21 reviews
1.20 km away
Birrificio San Michele
189 reviews
1.32 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 8 nearby attractions
Cremeria Relax
50 reviews
3.86 km away
Centro Storico di Avigliana
247 reviews
4.66 km away
Brewery San Michele
323 reviews
1.33 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
754Anne
8 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Tiziano B | Reviewed this property |
Yes of course. There is a paved road up to the Sacra. Enjoy.
0
Votes
Google Translation
carmen m
22 February 2016|
Answer
Response from tony_g72 |
8 Euro for adults / 6 euro for children
0
Votes
Google Translation