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Chiesa di San Vittore

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Lovely Church

There is very little to do on Isola Pescatori. This church is one of the highlights - don't miss... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
SabreSailor
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Lovely little church that fits beautifully on the island

The Church of San Vittore, a national monument, is dedicated to S. Vittore, a Christian martyr of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is very little to do on Isola Pescatori. This church is one of the highlights - don't miss it. Note that photography is not permitted.

Thank SabreSailor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Church of San Vittore, a national monument, is dedicated to S. Vittore, a Christian martyr of 300 AD. This, the parish church of Isola Superiore has been rebuilt but retains its original apse with a single lancet window dating from the 11th century. Of...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

The church is dedicated to San Vittore. Very small, it could not be different being on a small lake island. If you are at the isola pescatori, you should go there, it will take 2 minutes walking from the pier where you land with the...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2018

This island is small, takes no more than two hours to look around and enjoy the island, but in an evening get a water taxi to the island and enjoy the many fish restauraunts, dine under the stars

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Came upon this baroque church as we walked round the island. There had been a wedding the day before and confetti seemed to be everywhere. Inside, it was very small and quaint with beautiful floral displays. Walls and ceiling were decorated with lovely frescos.

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We actually stopped by this small Catholic church while waiting for the ferry. Nicer than I expected, especially the altar and the silver and gold cardinals' busts. Very accessible next to the ferry pier.

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Have seen so many churches and each has its own beauty and spirituality. Lovely icons and paintings.

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 11 May 2018

a lovely baroque church with lots of details and a serene if highly decorated interior, ceiling is particularly fine

Thank gay e
Reviewed 3 December 2017

When traversing the island, this small church offers some tranquil respite from the heat, the hiking and the crowds.

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

While in the area it's well worth taking in a visit here. It's authentic & very beautiful & has seen many generations of locals in it's time.

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