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Via Vittorio Emanuele II 94, 22100, Como, Italy
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

another example of fine roman style church in the como area dedictaed to th martyr san fidele with beautuf and simple interiors which show how this was built using ruin pieces.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dishaa S
Reviewed 27 October 2018

We used the funicular to get to the top of the mountain and this church is one of the first sights you see when going up the path. Design inside was spectacular and definitely worth a visit while exploring the mountain. Couple of nice restaurants...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

We visited with a tour and it was nice to be able to learn more about this Basilica. I like to gain the history and the stories behind places so tours are of interest to me.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank NomadJana
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Basilica di san fedele was built in the 12 century . Although the duomo is much better it is still worth a visit .

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank SuvirB3
Reviewed 20 August 2018

San Fedele is absolutely beautiful and worth visiting when in Como. Be sure to see the ornately decorated Stations of the Cross, depicting the final days of Christ's life, that are mounted around the wall corners counter-clockwise starting on the far left of the altar...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jenny G
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

From the outside the Cathedral looks very nice. It is on a busy Square with many Restaurants where you can sit and admire the Cathedral. Inside it had a lot of paintings and sculptures. When we went in there was someone playing the Organ. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jan S
Reviewed 20 June 2018

A classic basilica, facade and construction, inside nice mosaics and frescoes, nice paintings and sculptures; the basilica is dedicated to San Fedele.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Smaller and older than the more vaunted Duomo, the Basilica di San Fidele still serves its neighborhood congregation, and in many ways offers a more authentic experience. The Romanesque interior is dark and atmospheric, but full of interesting frescoes and mosaics. Casual visitors put off...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kirk E
Reviewed 18 May 2018

There was nothing about this church that sets in apart from the multiple of churches in Italy extremely dark inside.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank redmanfloridapvb
Reviewed 29 December 2017

very surprising antique church, with many worthy details, frescoes, sculptures, architectural elements, and original qualities. Worth a visit by all means.

Date of experience: December 2017
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