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Sanctuary of the Madonna di Tindari, Tindari
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Visit the church and iconic statue of the Black Madonna at Sanctuary of the Madonna di Tindari. Inside the red brick and colorfully painted façade of the church sits the Black Madonna of Tindari, famous for the legend of how the Madonna gave shape to Tindari’s lagoon by raising the sands to save a drowning baby. Enjoy the colorful interior decorated with mosaics and the golden altar holding the cedar-carved statue. Using our custom trip planner, Tindari attractions like Sanctuary of the Madonna di Tindari can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • We reached Tindari to visit the sanctuary, lovely place. In the meantime we visited the ancient city. Archaeology enthusiast for me a great place, suspended in a breathtaking view where you can see the Islands. I mean Tindari is a place where spirituality and culture. The restaurant in the square is very good, staff friendly and helpful.
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  • I love this place to which I am bound since childhood. The sanctuary and the breathtaking landscapes filled with serenity and peace. The sanctuary is a haven, a place of prayer. Always exciting.
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  • Tindari is a nice place of pilgrimage high up on a feldsen. First, the sea and the vision inspires you, then down to the fabulous Beach and given fabric and then some new Church see. The space are very close, which is why a lower parking lot a ShuttleBus above has been established up to a Kehrplatz. Super Bravo. You must however make the last climb but walking (very steep road!) The
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