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Santuario di Madonna di San Luca

Via di San Luca 36, 40135 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 614 2339
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US$ 86.64*
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Private Tour: Classical Bologna Walking Tour
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“great walk” (23 reviews)
Via di San Luca 36, 40135 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 614 2339
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We are Non-Catholic. Seems to be just a tired old church in a lovely location. I can understand the pilgrims but not for tourists.

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Took the bus up and enjoyed the views from right on top. Friendly staff from where ticket was bought at San Luca Sanctuary, to right at the top where we enjoyed the views. There is a restaurant not far from Sanctuary where had a bite...More

Thank Gerhard_ZA
Reviewed 4 days ago

We took the special bus up to top, and were given ear phones to watch and listen to the commentary as we drove up. When we reached the top the views were beautiful. The church was very old, but inside was so beautiful and peaceful....More

Thank _mausiebrown
Reviewed 1 week ago

there is a 3.3 km walkway under the typical Bolognese arches (655 of them) up to the intersting Santuario, with nice views of the hills, and Bologna

Thank fvs1308
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have a chance to come to Bologna, and if you are a marathon runner, should try this spot. I would say everyone could enjoy on the way to the san Luca church. This was a such a masterpiece made by the people who...More

Thank michiamomimi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Truly breathtaking views, It's totally worth the walk. Make sure to bring water on a hot day. The walk takes you through the Portico di San Luca, the world's longest portico, it stretches from the city to the sanctuary of the Madonna di San Luca-...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I caught the red bus up from Piazza Maggiore which took about 30 mins. In hindsight, it might have been a nice walk had we the time to do it. From the edge of town you can walk under the 'world's longest...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth the walk under the portico and up the steps! However, be warned it's a very long climb up but there is also the San Luca bus which is reasonably priced if the walk is not for you. The views across Bologna are spectacular....More

Thank Kay B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a walk! We had read about this in advance so knew it was going to be a little bit tough, its on a slight incline, lots and lots of steps and an amazing walk through about 3 miles of porticos. It was brilliant and...More

Thank DR40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you have time you should definitely visit this place! The view was great - nature and part of the city /no landmarks though/... we went there yesterday with the little train from Piazza Maggiore /10 euro for both ways/. You can also have a...More

Thank Katrin G
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Stephanie L
13 June 2017|
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Response from Sandy S | Reviewed this property |
You can get to the bottom of the hill by public bus, then hike up through the porticos.