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Our Lady of Ta' Pinu Basilica

Gharb, Island of Gozo, Malta
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Gharb, Island of Gozo, Malta
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Of the churches in Malta, Ta' Pinu may be the prettiest. Unlike many churches, which are urban, and thus hard to see all of, Ta' Pinu is in the countryside and can be seen from many sides. The building is a beautiful limestone with which...More

Thank Iambic
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots to see, a quiet place for contemplation, a cool break in the heat of summer. The views around the area are good.

Thank fidomum
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a quick stop for is but it was gorgeous and even in our short time I was able sense the strong and spiritual nature of this gorgeous building/location. A very special place.

Thank alalor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The basilica and shrine Ta Pinu is on the tourist trail in Gozo and a pleasant place to visit. Churches in Gozo tend to be big and this is big. If you go to Gozo you might include a visit here in your itinerary. The...More

Thank porterIreland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of this church is just outstanding, this place is well worth a visit when visiting Gozo, the church from the inside and out is just beautiful.

Thank Dillon X
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved this church and it's location/scenery but I guess locals need a car to access it. Everything about it showed the love of the locals in building and maintaining. Stunning outside mosaics keeping alive the tradional methods. Worth a visit. I would have liked...More

Thank KathleenAmes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We attended mass at Ta Pinu for the 1830 Saturday evening celebration. The Bishop of Gozo, Mario Grech was the Main celebrant. The church was packed. The singing during the mass was undertaken by the choir from St Teresa’s Effingham, who were on a choir...More

Thank Damney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was very interesting. It is easy for everyone to see. We hired a taxi driver to take us there. It is not to be missed on Gozo.

Thank ZeebruggeExplorer
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A definite must visit UNESCO site when visiting GOZO. Love the mosaic outside the church as well as the interior of the church. The surrohnding area if the church is nice too.

1  Thank JustLoveToFly
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Blessed Virgin of Ta' Pinu- one of the most famous churches on Gozo. Ta' Pinu is located near village of Gharb, north west of the island. I visited the church late in the evening. Of course she...More

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