We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All photos (233)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Certificate of Excellence
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Via S. Michele, Savoca, Sicily, Italy
Improve This Listing
Chiesa di San Nicolo/Santa Lucia Tours and Tickets
from US$ 99.10
More Info
from US$ 77.70
More Info
from US$ 2,815.21
More Info
See all tours & tickets
Reviews (141)
Filter reviews
54 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Traveller rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews wedding scene beautiful church worth a visit modest dress bar vitelli old church hidden gem minute walk godfather tour hill michael taxi town fans chiesa corleone film
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 54 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked up a steep hill to view this lovely little church on a scenic hillside. It was the church where Michael and Apollonia wedding was filmed in Godfather Part 1.

Date of experience: October 2019
1  Thank Victor N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

... well worth the visit. The enticing view of this church from the town's plaza draws one up the hill for a visit. The breathtaking view of the seashore and the beauty of this church make it worth it. If you don't want to walk,...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank 20hdk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This church is the stand out attraction in Savoca. It is about a 10 minute walk up a hillside (there is also a guy who drives a small train vehicle and shuttles tourists up and down). It is very scenic, perched above the town. It...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Susie1028
Reviewed 23 September 2019

Maria at bar Vitelli told me to go to the church as it was also in the godfather as the place Michael Corleone got married. What i did not expect was to hear the most angelic voice singing. I was confused as no one as...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Romano489
Reviewed 18 September 2019 via mobile

The Chiesa di San Nicolo /Santa Lucia is beautiful! Unfortunately, an incident coloured my stay most negatively! Upon entrance my fellow travelers and I were asked for a voluntary donation, meaning that it was optional. Not having any cash on us, we entered anyway... The...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Trip552587
Reviewed 3 September 2019

Loved the visit to this church. As a church itself is is beautiful inside and out. In an annex room you get to see video footage of local religious events as well as clips from the Godfather movie.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MikeyBC4889NZ
Reviewed 5 August 2019

We visited this lovely church as part of a Godfather tour. The church itself had an interesting story that was worth exploring. They also understood that the Godfather fans would want to see this spot so they created a room with some memorabilia. We were...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank LoveToTravelTerrie
Reviewed 29 June 2019

This hidden gem in Savoca is not to be missed. We travelled there with our group and this was the church that was used during the wedding scene between Michael and Appollonia in the filming of :The Godfather". A donation of 1 euro is necessary...More

Date of experience: May 2019
2  Thank ianshamshey
Reviewed 3 June 2019 via mobile

A beautiful building in a very lovely city. It is quite high, it has a beautiful setting and a nice interior.

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank georgianaw742
Reviewed 28 May 2019 via mobile

We walked to this church while on a Godfather tour & visiting Savoca. Some scenes were filmed in Savoca & this church was used for the wedding scene where Michael married Apolina. Even if you are not a fan of The Godfather movies it is...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank places2seeplaces2go
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,284 nearby hotels
Borgo San Rocco Resort
504 reviews
.23 km away
Hotel Kennedy
220 reviews
3.20 km away
Hotel Solemar
141 reviews
3.30 km away
Hotel La Grotta
88 reviews
3.33 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 18,299 nearby restaurants
Gelsonero Ristorante
603 reviews
.09 km away
rusti e mancia di Ferraro carni e salumi
60 reviews
1.57 km away
Wine Shop Wine-Bar Dioniso Vini Di Andrea Morabito
144 reviews
.07 km away
Bar Vitelli
578 reviews
.20 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 7,850 nearby attractions
Bar Vitelli
465 reviews
.20 km away
Ape Wine Bar La Dolce Vita
52 reviews
.17 km away
Cripta del Convento dei Frati Cappuccini
124 reviews
.30 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Chiesa di San Nicolo/Santa Lucia staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines