Beautiful situated against the wall of a mountain. How beautiful it must be with snow! Peaceful place with a lot of history.
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If you want peace and quiet we would highly recommend a visit, Its about two miles from the town ,When you reach it the views are amazing. This place is a real gem an oasis of tranqulity
The location is beautiful and the whole complex is nicely located on the side of a hill. We would have loved to hear and see more about the complex via a tour, it would have made the experience even better.
The setting is magical and the small cell that St Francis stayed in was amazing; worth the short trip out of Cortona
Well worth a visit. A working monastery in a very beautiful setting. Peaceful, spiritual place that just exudes history.
We walked to Saint Margherita Cathedral a very steep climb and then onwards to Eremo Le Celle another taxing walk Le Celle is well worth the long walk a very spiritual quiet place to ponder the wonders of previous centuries
On our last day in Tuscany, we chose to visit LeCelle. What a moving experience it was! The chapel, the grounds, the bridge, St. Francis' cell -- all left an indelible impression on us. Don't miss it - the perfect contrast to bustling Cortona.
I'm not a religious person, but this is a place to visit. Impressive to see the small cell used by Franciscus. It is also a nice walk from Cortona (4.5km) with some beautiful views of the valley. Don't take the Sp34 main road, but a...More
We took the car from Cortona, you could walk but it can be very hot. We have seldom felt such peace and calm, I am not a very religious person but there is an atmosphere here that is very special. I recommend it for a...More