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Visit the crypt next door

The original church with it's tower is really interesting. You can pick out reused pieces of Roman... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Nigel L
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Stunning church in context on Lake Como

Magnificent church from early middle ages, with a beautiful prospect of Lake Como. The town of... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Douglas from Gl... Y
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Glasgow
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

The original church with it's tower is really interesting. You can pick out reused pieces of Roman masonry above the door. But make sure you visit the crypt of the adjoining church, it's well worth a visit. You can see parts of the older church...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nigel L
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Magnificent church from early middle ages, with a beautiful prospect of Lake Como. The town of Gravedona is stunning, especially along the waterfront where there are a range of restaurants and bars. There is a good tourist office in the Square. Best cafe/bar is at...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Chiesa Santa Maria del tiglio is a really beautiful and peaceful church . It is Definitely worth a visit .

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

quiet and respectful visit to this beautiful church . fantastic surroundings and a lovely Italian village

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 239paulc
Reviewed 24 October 2017

I found this church so charming...not the huge glamorous cathdral type but small and quaint. I wouldn't make a special trip just to see it but if you are in Gravedona it is worth the visit.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

You must go inside and see the fabulous frescos on the walls of the old church, they are really good. Don't forget to look at the floor mosaics which are really old. just to the right of the church there is some stairs to a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Peter R
Reviewed 19 July 2017

The church looks simple from the outside, but the interior accommodates a nice range old frescoes of biblical performances. In one of the corners a small altar offers the visitor the oppertunity to burn a candle.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank WilcoB
Reviewed 22 January 2017

A haven of peace. Lovely time for quiet prayer and reflection. Love the history and the priveate beach

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank phoebe123y
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

A very historical site set by the banks of the lake Come. Worth a visit whilst traveling the northern side of lake Como.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Not much to do in Gravedona but this cathedral is worth your time. Much of the interior of the older building is original. Peaceful and quiet beachfront front for contemplation out back.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank cklutz
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