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Monastero di San Paolo

Via Tore Al Deserto 23, 80061 Sant'Agata sui Due Golfi, Massa Lubrense, Italy
+39 081 878 0199
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Worth the Walk!

The view from here is absolutely spectacular and not to be missed. The walk up to the monastery was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
wchenry
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Monroe, Louisiana
fantastic views

From the top you can view the bay of Naples and the gulf of Salerno, climb to the top of the tower... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Louise H
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“bay of naples” (16 reviews)
“nice walk” (7 reviews)
“uphill walk” (3 reviews)
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Via Tore Al Deserto 23, 80061 Sant'Agata sui Due Golfi, Massa Lubrense, Italy
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+39 081 878 0199
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"bay of naples"
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"nice walk"
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"well worth the effort"
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"steep climb"
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"worth a visit"
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"st agata"
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"bell tower"
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"amazing location"
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"viewing tower"
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"blue train"
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"gulf"
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"vesuvius"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view from here is absolutely spectacular and not to be missed. The walk up to the monastery was definitely worth it. Stunning views of Mt. Vesuvius and environs and also of the Isle of Capri. Fortunately we also took a picnic meal of bread,...More

Thank wchenry
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

From the top you can view the bay of Naples and the gulf of Salerno, climb to the top of the tower for more panoramic views

Thank Louise H
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Nice walk up from Sant Agata village and/or visit it via a stop on the Land Train route, when you can get access to the septacular rooftop views, including view of Capri.

Thank kevgy
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful view and lovely walk. You can see Capri, Ischia and of course the two "golfi". We walked from Don Alfonso in lovely October sun!

Thank AndersBL
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

You can access the Tower, and climb up to the top to enjoy the beautiful views, a lovely and unique experience.

Thank Jean A
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Well worth the uphill walk for the reasonably fit even if the monastry is not open. View Capri to your left and Vesuvius to your right and, if you are lucky, have the place to yourself.

Thank BGooge
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

We took the Blue Train Tour on the day before we left. The tour is absolutely brilliant and lasted for a good three hours, great value at twenty euros each. We visited many places on the route and various sites to view the sea, Capri...More

Thank Sally S
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

this place is worth a visit, you must climb the tower to enjoy a spectacular view,there is also a little shop selling handmade goods.

Thank delia h
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

I went to Mass in the morning and enjoyed the view around the grounds. I wanted my family to see the view so we returned later in the day when the sign said it would be open. We rang the buzzer and the nun who...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Walked to here a couple of times during our stay in Sant'Agata, lovely views overlooking sorrento and capri there's a little shop that sells things made by the nuns. Worth goin to see the view.

Thank steve1934
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John D
10 August 2017|
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Response from johnLmerseyside | Reviewed this property |
10-12 and 5-7
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aishal24
8 September 2016|
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Response from Judith519 | Reviewed this property |
You can just walk up there and enjoy the view and the grounds but if you want enjoy the view from the roof top, the best thing is to go on the Little Blue Train
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