San Paolo a Ripa d'Arno, Pisa

3.7
#6 of 7 in Historic Sites in Pisa
San Paolo a Ripa d'Arno is located in Pisa. Plan your San Paolo a Ripa d'Arno visit and explore what else you can see and do in Pisa using our Pisa day trip planner.
Create an itinerary including San Paolo a Ripa d'Arno
map
San Paolo a Ripa d'Arno Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
55 reviews
Google
4.5
TripAdvisor
  • July 26, 2017
    I saw her several times in the past is truly gorgeous and also inserted in a beautiful context: a large churchyard, surrounded by trees and close to the shore of the river. Apart from the Cathedral in piazza dei Miracoli, in Pisa the other churches are somewhat sacrificed, wedged between the houses and with little space in front. This is a wonderful exception.
    View original
  • July 5, 2017
    Of ancient Foundation, dating back to the early 9th century, is Sao Paulo, architectural complex of magnificent beauty: to be considered, in the hierarchy of the national artistic heritage, second only to the Cathedral of Piazza dei Miracoli. Moreover the ties and the contact points between the two buildings there are many: that "a ripa d'arno" (so called because it is located near the left bank of the River, just a few meters from the bridge of the Citadel) is often referred to as the "old cathedral" by virtue of the fact that the Archbishop celebrated here the functions when the new church was still under construction. Also the Church – which initially was linked to a Benedictine monastery underwent a radical restructuring--starting from 1050, according a line very close to that of the current Cathedral. The marble façade dates from the middle of eleven hundred and is characterized by alternating light and dark-toned, horizontal bands. The collection, with its gabled profile, is divided into two parts, separated by a stringcourse finely carved: the less marked by the presence of three portals (with lintel, Arch and bezel) and five blind arches on fake pillars (of which the two most pointed to the right), whose collars, minutely worked, inscribed lozenges and rosettes of various foggia. The top takes place on three orders of loggias with round arches resting on slender columns. The Interior is austere and shady, has three naves, with two rows of massive columns crowned with Roman capitals; the plan is a Latin cross; the exterior manifests a dome at the intersection of two perpendicular axes and three apses.
    View original
  • June 5, 2017
    Completely cordoned off by scaffolding and sheeting for restoration. I could not then visit it, but from the pictures I saw I infer that he is a piece of history in the city. Central Church for the community of Pisa. Beautiful traditional architecture and decoration details Pisani that cropped up between the sheets. Definitely at the end of restoration.
    View original
Google
  • Church founded in the 10th century it became a work of art Pisan Romanesque style in the eleventh century and is known as the old cathedral of Pisa. Temporarily closed for renovation.
    View original
  • Deserves the recovery and should be more experienced by citizens and by tourism, beautiful
    View original
  • The oldest church in Pisa, the old cathedral of Pisa, located in a square along the River Arno, in an enchanting corner of the city.
    View original
  • One of the most beautiful churches of Pisa, very pretty at night
    View original

Plan your trip to Pisa

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Pisa

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Pisa by other users

21 days in Italy, Kingsport & Geneva BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Pisa SEE PLAN October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Pisa SEE PLAN October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 36 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 25 days in Tuscany BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in Tuscany BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA May, culture, outdoors, romantic, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 30 days in France, Italy & Amsterdam BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND October, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Pisa BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Pisa & Florence BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Italy & France BY A USER FROM BRAZIL July, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans