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Santuario di Montallegro

Rapallo, Italy
+39 0185 239000
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Get up there!!

Went here for a nice walk and then had lunch around the corner in the restaurant. Small menu of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
Stunning view

This church is high up above Rapallo, you can get there on a twisty bendy road, which requires a... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
Jan H
via mobile
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Rapallo, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for a nice walk and then had lunch around the corner in the restaurant. Small menu of home made deliciousness with a view to die for. We sat outside after taking the cable car up, sitting outside the sanctuary for about an hour...More

Thank Dajiahao
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

This church is high up above Rapallo, you can get there on a twisty bendy road, which requires a certain amount of confidence to drive up and back down or you can take the cable car from Rapallo. The views south of Rapallo, Santa Margherita...More

Thank Jan H
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We paid for the cable car to visit Santuario but it is also accessible by car. There are a couple of fine restaurants and hiking opportunity too.

Thank California Man F
Reviewed 28 September 2017

The church isn't particularly special by Italian standards, but it's location is just stunning. Taking the cable car is an experience in itself, but the walk to the church is quite short but as it comes into view takes your breath away. Quite imposing at...More

Thank Kate H
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Having taken the cable car to the top, you are rewarded with stunning views down to the sea and coastline. The Church itself is typically Italian and full of impressive artwork, whilst the outside has an incredibly impressive frontage. There is also the opportunity to...More

Thank DaveCsays
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

There is drive yourself , hop the bus or take the cable car . Like so many churches in Italy this one is beautiful too . I can only imagine what the walk must have been years ago . It's a leisurely up hill walk...More

Thank Ciaojimi
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Well worth taking cable car up above the city for views and restful location. the monastery is very nice and their are places to eat (or stay) beside it.

Thank Neil W
Reviewed 24 July 2017

If you're lucky, you'll get to the church while mass is in progress. Don't worry about not speaking the language. If you have any knowledge of Catholicism, you'll be able to follow.

Thank MurryG08
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We are staying close by, and simply happened upon this church, It is way up at the top of a hill, with panoramic views. The church itself is humble, but with an amazing interior, typical of Italian churches. There is no fee to enter, and...More

2  Thank AlyM671
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Beautiful church at top of funivia ride with lots of votives attesting miracle hearings. Gift shop of religious articles on the left side. Very spiritual place.

Thank Jessica534
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23 May 2016|
Response from fantommy |
The cable car opens at 9:00 until 12:30 then 14:00 to 17:30 with a frequency of one every 30 minutes.
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