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Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta e Cripta Medievale

Rampa Teglia | Above Spaggia Grande Beach, Positano, Italy
+39 089 875480
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The Medieval Crypt is located just below the altar of the Parish Church of Santa Maria Assunta. It was built in the 12th century. a. C. with parts of a Roman Villa that was in Positano in the 1st Century A. C..
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Rampa Teglia | Above Spaggia Grande Beach, Positano, Italy
+39 089 875480
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A main focal point in Positano that cannot be missed. We were lucky enough to see inside one evening whilst a choir were singing. Lit up it is simply stunning and not a sight to miss as it is very beautiful and ornate however we...More

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth a stop when visiting beautiful Positano, undoubtedly one of the prettiest towns on the coast.

Thank John L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are times of the day when the church is open so if you can go in during your stay, we thought it was highly worth the visit. Glad we went in

Thank richard g
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place to visit! One of the highlights of Positano. Home of the black Madonna. Recommended!

Thank Petya C
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Positano is one of the prettiest towns on the Amalfi coast. Lovely little houses and buildings all overlooking the Bay of Salerno. The Chiesa is another beautiful church, full of lovely Frescos and ornaments. The steps down to the sea front are challenging, but really...More

Thank pdcs4
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

It's important to remember even as a tourist that you are visiting a place of worship , I always try to be respectful no matter the religion of the place I am entering .. The church is in the middle of the town and while...More

1  Thank Brian K
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We happened by just as a small wedding was taking place, a very nice church with many frescoes, alcoves. For the wedding we were treated to Ave Maria by an Italian Tenor. Absolutely wonderful.

Thank Steve N
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

You can't miss walking by this church whilst making your way to the beach from Positano's main roads. It's a lovely church with an incredibly high ceiling. My mum, who is religious, thought it was lovely but could do with a touch up. There was...More

Thank Oneofthesmallpeople
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Abruptly eject (shooed her away like a stray cat) a female friend for wearing shorts? I was wearing shorts - I wasn't asked to leave. She hoped to visit 'your' church to pray (despite her having little faith) for her friend's very ill father. Shame...More

Thank Phil-and-Jen
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Walking through the quaint area of positano, and seeing the gorgeous houses you come across this place. It's in a stunning location and you definitely can't miss it.

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