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Chiesa di San Martino

Vicolo Nuovo 42, 16034 Portofino, Italy
+39 0185 269337
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The interior is awesome.

The church is just a few steps away from the main square and dates back to the 12th century. From... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Paul B
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Maastricht, The Netherlands
Glad someone pointed this place out to us - there's a lot to see - beautiful mosaics outside, lots of gold inside

On a beautiful day we could have enjoyed the harbor all day long, but it was cold and damp and... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
travelmakesUrich
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Rocky Mount, North Carolina
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good52%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
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“lovely church” (4 reviews)
“statues” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Vicolo Nuovo 42, 16034 Portofino, Italy
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+39 0185 269337

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The church is just a few steps away from the main square and dates back to the 12th century. From the outside, the church doesn't look special, but visiting the interior is quite a must. Climbing the steps in front of the church is worth...More

3  Thank Paul B
Reviewed 13 September 2017

On a beautiful day we could have enjoyed the harbor all day long, but it was cold and damp and rainy the day we were there, so when someone told us they'd seen a beautiful little church at the top of a small hill, we...More

Thank travelmakesUrich
Reviewed 5 July 2017

How can you not go in this church when there is a red carpet going up the steps to it? Always nice to pop into a small chapel for a moment of silence from the crowds.

Thank chicago90Phoenix
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This beautiful church is located a short distance up a hill from the center of Portofino. The interior is decorated with colorful paintings and statues.

1  Thank Kathlean
Reviewed 6 August 2016

This quiet, little church sits high on an opposite hill across the harbor from the Church of St. George. It is another church frequented by the local fishermen and their families for centuries. There is beautiful modern bronze work on the entrance doors and main...More

Thank Italy4
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Lovely place to visit, this is truly an amazing place. so many things to see and enjoy, I recommend that you visit in the spring or autumn as the weather is great here for travelling.

Thank Carmela D
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Locals frequent this church for mass. You can see its facade from the main square and hear its bells ringing every hour

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 24 June 2016

This magnificent church with its typical striped facade has an amazing interior. The altars are adorned with gold, the ceiling is painted like the Sistine chapel, the sculptures remind me of St Peter's in Rome. There is a beautiful bell tower too and the bell...More

1  Thank Lois G
Reviewed 14 April 2016

I am not suggesting, this as an appropriate or respectful protocol, nor do I I any way wish to minimize the powerful impact and devotion that goes into the expressionism inside what upon approach initially seems a tranquil house of worship. Nevertheless, taking in the...More

Thank preglad
Reviewed 20 March 2016

This is a lovely little church with a beautiful interior. It is definitely worthy of a short look inside.

Thank fiamma11
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