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Address: Localita Cappuccini 1, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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Full-Day Private Tour to Arezzo and Cortona from Siena
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Enchanting

this place has an amazing history and passed though so many hands. Sunday mass at 1030hrs is a special event.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Qawra, Malta
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Qawra, Malta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

this place has an amazing history and passed though so many hands. Sunday mass at 1030hrs is a special event.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

St Francis of Assisi stayed here, the view is mesmerising, the visit relaxing and peaceful. You can do a really nice half an hour walk around. We take guest here on our Walking Tours with Caspin Journeys

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tranquility and an amazing place. Just a stone throw from cortona's bustling town you will find d this jewel. Enter the gare and enjoy the viewz

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of those very non-touristy places that we will remember forever. No one to greet you, its free - you just wander around on yur own, and discover beautiful little quiet places. To actually be able to go into the little cell that St Francis lived in whilst he was here, was truly amazing. I almost want this... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

This was the perfect place to walk around and reflect. We had a beautiful (curvy, hilly) drive to get to it and then truly loved walking around the property. So many beautiful buildings and the water running through it is fabulous. I'm not sure how old it is but it is in wonderful shape.

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Amazing sanctuary within nature. Beautiful spot in the hillside with a graceful waterfall and lush greenery. If you want a spot you get away and meditate this is it. We walked there one day about an hour walk from Cortona lower gate and drove another.

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Sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

The monastery is located approximately 4 kilometres on the western side of the old town of Cortona, down a narrow road past the car parking areas located outside of the city walls. Once at the monastery there is a car parking area then you have to walk about 500 metres downhill and across a stone bridge across a river before... More 

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Grange, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

An absolutely stunning surprise. You can fell the serenity immediately. A beautiful soulful experience. Take a picnic lunch there is an area at the entrance with toilet facilities. Just out of Cortona. Take a leisurely stroll & relish the peacefulness.

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Norfolk, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

A relatively easy one hour walk from Cortona to fabulous historical abbey and views. Worth the walk. Enjoy,

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

A memorable and peaceful experience !! Definitely recommend a visit, with all the nature surrounding the area, it's easy to be in the moment . ..

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