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All reviews tourist train longest portico great walk up hill walk up covered walkway surrounding countryside small train walking shoes worth the effort breathtaking views beautiful church city centre sunny day worth the trip worth the climb long climb
First of all its outside of the city, you can decide if you take the bus and climb from the bottom or take the car or train from Piatza Majore which drives up directly to the monastry. Its a hike up for 30-60mins depending on...More
It was great walking and admiring the architecture of the portico’s (666), to be precise. The Sanctuary itself was worth the visit. But check the hours because during the week it is closed from 12.30-2.30 if i am not wrong. Strongly recommend it.
We had intended to catch the little train from the main piazza to go up and then walk back as previous reviewers have suggested. Sadly, we visited at the very end of the off-peak season so the train only travelled on Monday and Friday. We...More
It’s located near the city on top of hill .there is an old way for visitors with many stairs.from there you can see Bologna and it’s suburb .fantastic view. You can sit for moments in cathedral. Unfortunately all around are private gardens . Usually there...More
I recently hiked up to this beautiful church. It is indeed a very trying task, there are many steps to go up to get to the church and if one is not in good shape it may be wiser to take the bus from Piazza...More
we had intended to take the local bus up but couldn't quite figure out where to get it from. Even when we got the bus back down it still wasn't clear as where it drops you is not where you are picked up so its...More