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Great small cathedral with an incredible dome

The first thing you notice when you arrive in Vietri is the cathedral dome which is covered in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Cathedral's dome with Vietri majolica

Splendid dome of 700, 36 meters high, adorned with bright majolica tiles of green, yellow and... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
550manuelaa
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Piazza Duomo, 84019, Vietri sul Mare, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The first thing you notice when you arrive in Vietri is the cathedral dome which is covered in ceramic tiles. The whole city is famous for ceramics and it makes for a lovely stopover on the Amalfi Coast or as a short (I mean short)...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Splendid dome of 700, 36 meters high, adorned with bright majolica tiles of green, yellow and blue.The interior, with a Latin cross and a nave, preserves numerous valuable works, such as the beautiful coffered 17th century gold coffered ceiling, with frames that surrounded images of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

Located in the upper older part of town is a beautiful Duomo. Its got lots of artifacts and very old frescos as well as beautiful adornments. One of the most unusual fresco painted on wood is of the Madonna and Child. This is notable since...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Kenny S
Reviewed 20 December 2017

This beautiful church stands out like a beacon of light welcoming everyone to come to it. It's beauty really stands out and it is the first thing you see when you enter Vietri sul Mare. the dome is like no other we saw when visiting...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Richard F
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Vietri sul Mare is known for its wonderful ceramic tile and this dome, like so many alone the Amalfi Coast, is another beautiful example.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

It isn't easy to find the entrance to this little Duomo: we got there by accident. We went by twice, and both times there were people there in some sort of church gathering, which is kind of cool. The second time, the gathering looked like...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Tom H
Reviewed 20 April 2017

During our brief visit inside the church we enjoyed watching a local school group receiving a lesson from the priest, we enjoyed contemplating the statue of Christ after the crucifixion, and we wondered about the blank panels in the ornate frames in the ceiling. What...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Mike O
Reviewed 7 September 2016

For the location this church must have meant a great deal to the people. Architecturally its nothing special, the interior lacks the richness of many churches in Italy but you sense the hard work and love the locals have put into restoring it, so sit...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank caribbeanskipper
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

The views in Vietri sul Mare are stunning and il Duomo is one of the centrepieces. Although a nice interior and generally nice church, the beauty lies in the ceramic cupole that is best enjoyed from some distance.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank aecph
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

This church is stunning inside and well worth the visit. I particularly loved the statue of Jesus after being taken down from the cross. Made me think of the song by Hillsong Anastasis, o praise the name.

Date of experience: June 2016
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