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Santuario di Montallegro

Rapallo, Italy
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Peaceful refuge

I stayed at the Hotel Montallegro for four days and it was so peaceful and spiritual. The Basilica... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2013
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Fantastic views from the top

Took the cable car uphill to get to the Monastery, very comfortable 4 minute ride, it was n early... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2012
Mher A
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Reviewed 10 January 2013

I stayed at the Hotel Montallegro for four days and it was so peaceful and spiritual. The Basilica Santuary of Montallegro was beautiful. I attended a small mass there in the afternoon when returning to the hotel. There are a lot of winding paths around...More

1  Thank carefree_traveler
Reviewed 3 October 2012

Took the cable car uphill to get to the Monastery, very comfortable 4 minute ride, it was n early morning time, so no line was present at the ticket office. There Monastery itself was not a very attractive and not to miss place but the...More

4  Thank Mher A
Reviewed 21 September 2012

Cable car ride was enjoyable, and the chuch beautiful Nice restaurant at the top, and amazing views of Rapallo

2  Thank Karen R
Reviewed 5 June 2012

Highly recommend the cable car ride up the mountain. Beautiful view of Rapallo and the harbor.

1  Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 23 May 2012

The cable car is not in the center of town but a relatively easy walk if you don't have walking difficulties. Church can be reached by car. The ride up is thrilling with views initially over the homes and then over the entire bay to...More

3  Thank Zappcat
Reviewed 22 May 2012

We went in rope car. It is a good experience and of course thrilling. The church is great. The atmosphere and all are too good. You can spend your day in peace...

Thank Phani Krishna B
Reviewed 26 April 2012

We really enjoyed visiting the church and especially liked the views from the cable car. We thought the cable car was a bit difficult to find by walking, the signposts from the Hotel Europa are not that clear. It is easier to follow the path...More

Thank Cheryl K
Reviewed 5 April 2012

This is a shrine and intereresting but particularly so if you take the cable car up and take in the view as well.

Thank CarolinaBecky
Reviewed 14 February 2012

Traveling solo, since my fourth time to Rapallo, which happens to be my favorite, I met a gentleman. I asked him to take me somewhere spiritual and where perhaps the 'Virgin Mother' has apeared, since he worked at the Embassy and knew of such matters....More

1  Thank Kathleen P
Reviewed 3 February 2012

Drove up with friends in their large vehicle, was full of lovely snow, just a beautiful place. Gorgeous church and breathtaking views.......do not miss!!

Thank Europeanadventure201
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How frequent is the funivia to the Santuario di Montallegro in July?
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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