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Isola di Barbana

34073, Grado, Italy
+39 0431 80453
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Remote But Relaxing

You will need to take a pleasant half-hour boat ride to the sanctuary. There you will find a... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Professor04
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Welland
Awesome quick getaway

Highlight of our trip to grado. Its a short 30-45 mins boat ride to this place and surely makes it... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
clivebesterwitch
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London, United Kingdom
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“small island” (3 reviews)
“large church” (2 reviews)
“boat ride” (2 reviews)
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34073, Grado, Italy
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+39 0431 80453
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

You will need to take a pleasant half-hour boat ride to the sanctuary. There you will find a peaceful place that is good for quiet prayer and contemplation. In addition to the main sanctuary you will find a few different buildings on site. There are...More

Thank Professor04
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Highlight of our trip to grado. Its a short 30-45 mins boat ride to this place and surely makes it worth it. Peaceful and lovely inside the church and chapel too. The food at the restuarant is good and worthy of a meal too

Thank clivebesterwitch
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

On a hot sunny day buy a ticket from the hut near the road bridge over the canal to Isola della Schiusa for a boat trip to Barbana. A pleasant boat trip takes just over 20 minutes. There is not much to see on the...More

Thank CrocodileRoc
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

While in Grado, you can take an easy trip by boat to the Barbana Island. This island is very tiny, with just a monastery and old church on it. It is worth a visit, but I really enjoyed the travel. It gives you a fantastic...More

Thank Teresa V
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Reviewed 2 September 2015

Having had our visit to Grado, it was a surprise to discover the boat to the island. The lagoon was flat calm and the crossing very pleasant. We had about two hours before the next boat back and that was fine for us. The main...More

2  Thank marcpen
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Reviewed 26 August 2015

My family and I have been coming to Grado for many years but this was the first time that my wife and I went to Barbana. We took the boat, which departs from the canal in Grado, for a cost of 6 euros each for...More

8  Thank ferdiwallace1
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

Rent a Boot and stop by this island while in Grado. It gives an otherwise stictly fun day in the sun an element of culture ...if you and/or your teens are up for it!

Thank wien0004
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Reviewed 27 July 2015

Nice boat trip, also for the kids, and a very beautiful small island, which is very good maintained. We're not that focused on visiting a lot of architecture and/or culture POI, but this was the best experience we've ever had. Worth both the money and...More

2  Thank Claus E
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Reviewed 12 July 2015

The best part of the visit is the boat trip, you cross a limited but significant part of the laguna and you reach a silent and peaceful small island, no surprise that the church was built here.

Thank giorgiod486
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Reviewed 11 February 2015 via mobile

We take a small boat for go to barbana island: trought the grado's laguna we attive in about 15 minute. The island is small and there is a church and a small bar/restaurant. The atmosphere is really quite: you have to visit it

Thank Vicktorialup
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