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S Barbara via Feratta

Not an easy way up to the top, but the feeling of accomplishment and a breathtaking views are worth... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pasha O
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Spectacular view

Hard climb on uneven ground. We wore flip flops which was very stupid but it was made better by a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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The small Chapel to Saint Barbara (m 625 – h 1,45 from Riva del Garda), was built in 1935 by the miners who worked on the conduits of the Ponale power plant. It is placed in a horrid and daring, yet panoramic position, on the slope of Mount...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not an easy way up to the top, but the feeling of accomplishment and a breathtaking views are worth all efforts climbing up the cliff.

Thank Pasha O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hard climb on uneven ground. We wore flip flops which was very stupid but it was made better by a lovely beer at the Bastione after the climb to the top.

Thank georgechantler99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for walk up to Santa Barbara church today , so hard ! I found it extremely hard but I am nearly 60 and didn’t have the right footwear on ! My partner did it in flip flops ! It took us about 4...More

1  Thank juliemeg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quite a tough trek for an hour beyond Bastion to the little chapel built by workers on the construction of the waterworks. Beautiful views from the top but the main thing is the sense of accomplishment at teaching the source of the illumination which seems...More

Thank Ben L
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Climbing was really hard and it took us about 2 hours. The paths are really rocky and sometimes you really have to climb your way up. But I think it was worth it, the view from the church is really awesome! If you are afraid...More

1  Thank itslamilla
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Now for this walkinking excursion you will need to be fit and require a decent pair of walking shoes as well as a ruchsack with essential supplies.m I would say allow 2 hour of steep up hill walking. But the effort will bring its own...More

3  Thank John G
Reviewed 18 June 2018

incredible views and incredible to be looked at once down in riva del gardsa do not know if it looks as protective or intimidating

Thank Gabriele B
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

As a fairly fit and short 5' 2", 50 year old female I found this walk quite a challenge. Others passed me like mountain goats but I eventually got to the top. The path is very rocky and some steps very high for short legs....More

5  Thank hocklej
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Lovely views when we finally got up here, but its a long way up,theres 2 cafes from the start to the top to stop at,

1  Thank c a
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Took my girlfriend and I about 2.5 hours up and down from the street. Try to do this before lunch time - we were sweating our shirts off by the time we got to the top and we started at 8am. Its not the most...More

1  Thank exzachtly
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Gursh S
13 August 2017|
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Response from Daniel M | Reviewed this property |
There is parking after the old power plant on the right side. Then you climb up and you get the best pictures from the chapel.