High on a promontory above Porto Venere a nice little church in a stunning setting. Great views in many directions. You can view Byron's grotto to one side as you walk out to the church.
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A perfect walk from Portovenere to explore this old church. It is perched at the tip of the peninsula over looking the ocean and the village. Gorgeous location! Yes, this is a must-see. We took lots and lots of pictures. So picturesque !
I got to know this place from an Instagram video I saw. I must say, this location is absolutely fantastic. I was there for the sunset, breathtaking! This is one of the highlights of my trip in northern Italy. Everyone should make the time to...More
San Pietro Church is one of the must-see attractions if visiting Portovenere, with its location on the end of the peninsular offering views in all directions, and the unique design of the church and the pretty interior making it well worth the walk. The church...More
For visitors to Portovenere this is a must see, both for its interesting rambling architecture that looks like it blends church and fortress and watchtower. Constructed over several hundred years, it evokes the many centuries of maritime history centered around the port and surrounding areas....More
Nice walk out on to the headland from village takes you up on to the headland where this little church is perched. Great views of the coastline & also good to do at night Church has some interesting features - preserved floor & intricate door.
This is just another of the many amazing historical places in the beautiful town of Portovenere. The interior is breathtaking and then walk up the hill from town through the castle and the ancient remnants of the old church are just beautiful. Especially amazing is...More
After walking through the main street of Porto Venere, we came to this lovely church perched on a promontory not far from the castle on the hill above the city. Stunning location! As we climbed the steps toward it, we could hear harp music coming...More