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Eremo Di Calomini

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We headed up the long narrow winding road only to find Eremo Di Calamini closed. We were advised... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lindadownunder
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Perth, Australia
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Worth the drive

Not a relaxing Sunday drive but worth the effort make sure you cover your shoulders and have pants... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Michelle G
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Bengaluru, India
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Strada Provinciale, 39 | via Eremo 5, 55020 Vergemoli, Fabbriche di Vergemoli, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We headed up the long narrow winding road only to find Eremo Di Calamini closed. We were advised that it would be open as did the sign on the gate so we were very disappointed.

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Not a relaxing Sunday drive but worth the effort make sure you cover your shoulders and have pants the knees

Thank Michelle G
Reviewed 20 March 2018

It was a very nice and tranquil place to visit. The walk up to it is also very nice and quiet. The church in the cave was interesting, the whole place seems to be so close to nature.

Thank Adrian L
Reviewed 3 October 2017

You need a car to tour this area, or you will walk a lot, but the tranquility of the place the view of the surrounding mountains, indeed amazing and it is a small and cute church.worth the drive up here.

Thank Temper43
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This is such a tranquil place to visit up in the hills with breath taking views. We have visited twice; once approaching it on foot through the woods from above and once by driving up from Gallicano. There is parking available outside the Hermitage grounds...More

1  Thank _annatkinson
Reviewed 25 May 2017

This hermitage was originally built into the rock face in around 1000AD, since then it was enlarged several times. The white painted exterior makes an impressive view from the road down below in the valley. Even if not religious, the historical and scenic value of...More

Thank fjane84
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This little church and monastery, partly built into the cliff side, is a little gem which always leaves me wondering how on earth they did it. The church itself is small and very ornate; a little too much so for me, until I think of...More

1  Thank mjen235
Reviewed 10 October 2016

So peaceful definitely worth a visit. We were taken for a lunch at the nearby restaurant by friends and then visited the Hermitage, it is built into the rock face and can be seen from a distance. It is fascinating to think how all those...More

Thank savblanc
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I have visited this restaurant twice in the last month and the antipasti is superb, white wine cold and crisp. On both occasions I had the grilled trout which was fresh and perfectly cooked. The service is efficient and friendly and the restaurant is in...More

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We were taken for a very enjoyable lunch at the nearby restaurant by friends and then visited the Hermitage, which we had noticed many times before as it is built into the rock face and can be seen from a distance. It is amazing to...More

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