Santuario Santa Maria dell'Isola, Tropea

Santuario Santa Maria dell'Isola is located in Tropea. Put Santuario Santa Maria dell'Isola into our Tropea visit site to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Tropea.
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  • This small but quaint shrine is a symbol of Tropea, awesome to see both from the terraces high-positioned in the city centre, is to visit the beach. If you are in Boquete this place is one of those where do stop!
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  • It is the main place of attraction in Tropea. Gate entrance is always locked. Supposedly opens in Saturday and Sunday. But near the gate there is another paid entrance for 2 euros.
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  • We stayed 3 days in Boquete but the shrine we found it closed, at the entrance to a faded with time even readable.
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  • On a hill at the shore you will find this gem. Fantastic views in all directions. Buy the 2 Euro ticket for entrance to the museum and garden. Remember to go all the way to the top trough the kiosk. Interesting paintings on the way. You could be lucky to view a wedding as well. Popular.
  • Santa Maria dell'Isola was shown on 15th century maps with a connecting Roman bridge between Tropea and the island. An excellent place to have a bird's eyes view on this historical city.
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  • The sanctuary is located on the cliff in the vicinity of the town of Tropea. It is likely that the rock of the island was inhabited, around the 7th-8th century, hermits. These, isolating themselves from the civilized world, devoted themselves to a life of contemplation and asceticism. The first written use of the rock for monastic purposes date back to the 11th century, everything that is earlier must be considered as a historical hypothesis. For many years appartenn
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  • This sanctuary is located on the famous island of Tropea, known as Santa Maria island. One or perhaps the most impressive site of Tropea. It seems to be the property of the monks of Monte Cassino but in fact is known worldwide as the island of Tropea. It is simply spectacular.
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