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Monastero di Fonte Avellana

Via Fonte Avellana 1, 61040 Serra Sant'Abbondio, Italy
+39 0721 730261
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Near the border of Marche - Umbria immersed in the forrest

We arrived at the Monastery site just after 10am and the carpark was nearly empty but by the time... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
Aussies11
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Montelparo, Italy
A historic place but most of the complex is a 20th century restoration.

We were a bit disappointed in finding that there is very little left of this important historic... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2016
Herman V
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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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Via Fonte Avellana 1, 61040 Serra Sant'Abbondio, Italy
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

We arrived at the Monastery site just after 10am and the carpark was nearly empty but by the time we joined the guided tour at 11am the group of visitors numbered between 15-20. Cost 2 Euro each. Whilst waiting for the tour to begin we...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2016

We were a bit disappointed in finding that there is very little left of this important historic place, and that it has been completely, although tastefully, restored in the 20th century. What still impresses is the site of this complex against the high slopes of...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2015

It is truly a peaceful place with a few well preserved buildings and the natural surroundings are beautiful and tranquil. The location is a bit remote and, I have to say, driving on the road up to the monastery was a bit adventurous and not...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2015

beautiful monastery in a beautiful place but with many tourists, you can visit with a tour guide, take care cause the visit it's not hourly

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Reviewed 30 July 2015

A peaceful place of devotion to God where we were refreshed spiritually along with other pilgrims — the buildings are well preserved and the natural surroundings are beautiful and tranquil. Even without fluent Italian, you can have a profound experience of this worshipping community by...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2014

It is a Roman Catholic hermitage in Serra Sant'Abbondio in the Marche. I visited the church and the monastery and i also eated a fantastic lunch innthe restaurant of the heremits.

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