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San Pietro Church

Lungo Calata Doria, 19018, Porto Venere, Italy
+39 0187 790684
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Lungo Calata Doria, 19018, Porto Venere, Italy
+39 0187 790684
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

A striking landmark of Portovenere. It is amazing to view from the sea as the views are from the church. Consecrated in 1198. And the notable white and black bands dates back to second half of thirteenth century. Interior of the church is nice and...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

High on a promontory above Porto Venere a nice little church in a stunning setting. Great views in many directions. You can view Byron's grotto to one side as you walk out to the church.

Thank msgtp
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

it is free to enter and the church is situated ona cliff at the southern end of portoverne, which offers an amazing view of the ocean and the hillside. you can also people watch

Thank Teresa V
Reviewed 1 June 2017

A perfect walk from Portovenere to explore this old church. It is perched at the tip of the peninsula over looking the ocean and the village. Gorgeous location! Yes, this is a must-see. We took lots and lots of pictures. So picturesque !

Thank Sandy2645
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I got to know this place from an Instagram video I saw. I must say, this location is absolutely fantastic. I was there for the sunset, breathtaking! This is one of the highlights of my trip in northern Italy. Everyone should make the time to...More

Thank Alex D
Reviewed 20 May 2017

San Pietro Church is one of the must-see attractions if visiting Portovenere, with its location on the end of the peninsular offering views in all directions, and the unique design of the church and the pretty interior making it well worth the walk. The church...More

Thank Davidjellis
Reviewed 24 October 2016

For visitors to Portovenere this is a must see, both for its interesting rambling architecture that looks like it blends church and fortress and watchtower. Constructed over several hundred years, it evokes the many centuries of maritime history centered around the port and surrounding areas....More

Thank rfichera
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Nice walk out on to the headland from village takes you up on to the headland where this little church is perched. Great views of the coastline & also good to do at night Church has some interesting features - preserved floor & intricate door.

1  Thank Thomotravel
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

This is just another of the many amazing historical places in the beautiful town of Portovenere. The interior is breathtaking and then walk up the hill from town through the castle and the ancient remnants of the old church are just beautiful. Especially amazing is...More

Thank Docsmartie
Reviewed 13 October 2016

After walking through the main street of Porto Venere, we came to this lovely church perched on a promontory not far from the castle on the hill above the city. Stunning location! As we climbed the steps toward it, we could hear harp music coming...More

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Response from elenussi |
Hi, you can look for a taxi boat.
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