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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 21 October 2018
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 17 October 2018
Larry C
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

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.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
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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

Date of experience: August 2018
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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

Date of experience: July 2018
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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.

Date of experience: July 2018
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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.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

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

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

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

Date of experience: April 2018
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.

Date of experience: October 2017
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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.

Date of experience: October 2017
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