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Chiesa San Giovanni

Via San Giovanni 9/A, 12037 Saluzzo, Italy
+39 0175 46710
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Peace and Tranquility

From the street there is just a door in a wall. Inside however is a magnificent convent church. A... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
rhyshedges
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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a living post card

Is my favorite church in Saluzzo. Nestled in the heart of the old town, is a must see, starting... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
titwo
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Geneva, Switzerland
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good42%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Via San Giovanni 9/A, 12037 Saluzzo, Italy
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

From the street there is just a door in a wall. Inside however is a magnificent convent church. A very unusual feature is that the street is considerably higher than the church floor so you enter at a level above the altar. We were staying...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Is my favorite church in Saluzzo. Nestled in the heart of the old town, is a must see, starting from its entrance, a long stairs that brings you down, to the frescos on the left, to the grand altar and finally the cloister. One of...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

This seemingly modest church hides at its interior a magnificent chapel in a Burgundian gothic style. Be sure not to miss the small lizard on the right column of the left door!

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Reviewed 26 April 2016

One of those places that grabs you the moment you enter. So much to look at and take in and a real feeling of antiquity and atmosphere. It is a beautiful old church with wonderful wall paintings, which are best described by photographs, as they...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2015

The Church is really fascinating... Dark and moody and oozing with ancient history. A monestary used to be connected to the Church and the old garden is very nice. Asit happens, I was married there and have special feelings for the Church.

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Reviewed 29 June 2015

This church is lovely, but we hadn't checked the opening times and 5 minutes after we entered, a priest arrived and told us to leave as they close 12 sharp! I advise you to go to the tourist office on arrival, as they have a...More

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