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Piedigrotta Church

An der Strasse SS 522, Pizzo, Italy
+39 347 347 2615
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Very preserved

We both enjoyed our little walk down to the shore to visit this historical sight. They had a person... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Glenn S
,
Barrie, Canada
not impressed

seemed a little tacky, a veiw not shared by my co-visitors. Not convinced by the change of date on... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Stewart B
,
Manchester, United Kingdom
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An der Strasse SS 522, Pizzo, Italy
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+39 347 347 2615
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We both enjoyed our little walk down to the shore to visit this historical sight. They had a person charging a little fee to enter but he was basically guarding the sight. The story associated with this sight was pretty cool and I would recommend...More

Thank Glenn S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

seemed a little tacky, a veiw not shared by my co-visitors. Not convinced by the change of date on the information board !

Thank Stewart B
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Very interesting and atmospheric old church with an interesting story behind it. Be prepared to walk up and down quite a few steps to get to and from it. Next to a cute little beach.

Thank travelgirl1981
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Very high price to see nothing. Only a humid cave full of objects and images of dubious origin, without much information, stupid staff and with difficult access. Prepare to pay mercenaries while parking. This cave should be at least free compared to real museums.

Thank Willians A
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This church is a pleasant surprise, as it is very interesting. It was dig on the rock and the material obtained was used to creates statues to form various thing (such as a nativity scene). It is in front of the sea and well served...More

Thank Salgari7777
Reviewed 10 August 2017

entrance for 3 eur per person, 10-15 min enough for the visiting, beautilful cave sculptures ( to visit first and then proceeind with the visit of Pizzo)

1  Thank Jadran C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Not ideal if you cannot do steps, as I think someone counted them as 181, but having said that, they were very shallow and easy and the church was well worth the effort.

Thank Sabine M
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This is a very interesting grotto where all the figures from the Bible and some from history are carved in the rock.

Thank TravlinWee
Reviewed 5 August 2017

This is worth a visit if you are vacationing in the area (Tropea, Pizzo, Scilla). A very low entrance fee and self guided tour of this amazing carved grotto. The colors on some of the statues almost looks like enamel. Quite amazing and worth seeking...More

Thank Catapultcc
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

A very unique small church. It's worth to walk down there, because you can't see something like this to often.

Thank Margoka
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