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Sacro Monte di Crea

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Address: Via Santuario SNC, 15020 Serralunga di Crea, Italy
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+39 0142 940109

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We found no problems parking, everything was explained well in both Italian & English, it was very clean & well kept, the day we were there there was a brass band playing which we... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
Milan, Italy
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Milan, Italy
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Reviewed 30 September 2016

Definitely stop here and have a taste of the beauty of the relaxing surrings. The sanctuary itself is really preatty and there are a couple of walks you can do around this holy mount.

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Milan, Italy
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

We found no problems parking, everything was explained well in both Italian & English, it was very clean & well kept, the day we were there there was a brass band playing which we really enjoyed.

Thank Simoneb11111
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299 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

This world heritage site is a must see in the Piedmont. The church is just breath-taking. Perhaps the most interesting is the corridor filled with ex-votos offered to the Virgin for saving members from death and illness - quite a history. Then climb the mountain to see as many shrines as possible to the Paradise at the summit. The view... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Set on top of a hill amongst a woodland this sanctuary was not as I expected. The church was so dark it was depressing! The room beside the church of momentoes left by people did not give the church any uplifting feeling. The chapels are lovely buildings set within the woodlands and offers a pleasant walk. As it was Autumn... More 

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Springfield, Illinois
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36 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2015

We traveled to this beautiful church at the suggestion of our friends at La Quercia Rossa. The church is beautiful with many touching votive pictures in thanksgiving for blessings received.

Thank Denneys
Blue Hill, Maine
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Reviewed 14 April 2015 via mobile

This secluded hilltop monastery provides a shady destination and outdoor walks. The open central courtyard has an old chapel, souvenir shop and 3 restaurants. There are lots of picnic tables. A series of rustic trails lead to many small sacred buildings among the trees. On a Tuesday in mid-April we had the place to ourselves, but judging by the large... More 

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Sarteano, Italy
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Reviewed 19 September 2013

The Sanctuary is beautifully situated and interesting to visit. It also offers accommodation in various wings of the old Monastery, and a large restaurant, in addition to the picnic facilities. There is also a well-equipped conference room.

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