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“Nice walk ”

Eremo delle Carceri
Ranked #3 of 93 things to do in Assisi
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: The retreat high in the mountains above Assisi where St. Francis frequently stayed to meditate and pray.
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

It is a bit far from Assisi, better drive there if it is hot.

Once there you can breath fresh air and rnjoy the different tracks and walks in nature. If you have enough time is worth the visit.

Thank Lauryn G
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

This is a beautiful place of spirituality. Walking in the forest and seeing how the friars must have led a life of peace with nature. It is quiet and not a tourist place.

Thank Cubi156
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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Please understand, this is a Holy place. A meditative St. Francis spent years here in prayer and penance. It is not just a tranquil walk or a neat trail, it is a space for personal reflection in the presence of God's creation.

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

This place brought tears to my husband and I . It was so emotional to see the place where Saint Francis was incarcerated . This spiritual and peaceful experience definitely can change some people's values.

Thank Celia M
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Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

The ambiance was delightful and we enjoyed the old pictures of life in Assisi on the walls however the waitress we had was indifferent.
Quick and not interested in our questions.
Won't be back.

Thank Dolo1123
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