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All reviews tourist train longest portico great walk up hill walk up covered walkway surrounding countryside small train breathtaking views city centre beautiful church worth the effort worth the trip sunny day worth the climb long climb take your time
We took the land train here. Unfortunately it was a misty day so we could not see the views. Also there was a service and we felt it was not right to walk around in the church whilst this was going on. But what we...More
I would have never imagined a Byzantine icon of the 13th century to have been transferred from Constantinople to Bologna!
But so has been the history and today you can find an amazing site that is St Luke’s cathedral
Surrounded by greenery on a hilltop...More
Take the San Luca Express toy train from Piazza Maggiore ( 10 euros) and you get a mini tour of Bologna and then the amazing drive up to the Santuario. There is a portico that stretches all the way up the hill from the city...More
We visited riding the little train which felt very touristy but didn't have the energy to walk up thorugh portico, though if you are fit enough I am sure this is the way to do it. We paid 10 euro each for the train and...More
We had a car and were able to drive up most of the hill, but still had a 10 minute walk up under the porticos. The graffitti on the porticos detracted from the piety of the place. The drawing attributed the evangelist Luke is interesting,...More
We behaved like tourists and went up to this Sanctuary on the 'little train' from Piazza S. Maggiore, but walked back down to the city in the 'portico' passage. Good views from the dome, and walking down back to the city was fun, if a...More