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Santa Maria in Trastevere

Piazza Santa Maria in Trastevere, Rome, Italy (Trastevere)
+39 06 581 4802
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Ranked #23 of 755 Attractions in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Historic Sites, Religious Sites, Churches/ Cathedrals, Fountains
Activities: City walk sightseeing, Dining, Shopping
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

Outsatnding Mosaics. Some Romans consider it the most beutiful church in Rome. Loacated in an exciting vibrant area of Rome with many superb restaurants

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

Beautiful mosaics. We really enjoyed the peace and tranquillity of this lovely Church. Visit when you are on the other side of the river.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

There are over 900 churches in Rome and Santa Maria in Trastevere deserves a visit if you are in the area. It is one of the oldest churches in Rome and has some fantastic mosaics. If you are planning to spend some time in Trastevere, have a dinner there, you ought to stumble upon this gem. Definitely step in inside... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

What a beautiful church. It was a pleasant walk in Trastavere, but more pleasing to sit and meditate in pray in such a serene setting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

It's my favourite place, to go, eat and relax in this lovely and it narrows street makes a mistery and enigmatic place to walk and smell the flavour of the pizzerias and tratorias. Highly recommended.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

if you believe in bohemian lifestyle this is it!!!!! Bars,restaurants,dolcerias,musicians,painters,artists,artisans,magicians,scams you name it all is here in one small area of about 2 square mile. the most magical thing about it you will walk thru it all with a smile in your face. nice cheap places to eat,drink or get drunk your choice,the pedestrian bridge to go in to it,the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Books and webs tell to go to Transtevere, but I thought it was sort of over rated comments. I was right - this is not an outstanding church or anything. Sure it is beautiful, but unfortunately there are so many fine institutions in Roma area. Perhaps if you go this one first you will get the highest score..?

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Piazza is in the heart of Trastevere ... large square with a fountain that we're told was designed to provide lots of seating for the neighbourhood on its steps. The Church itself dates from the 300's ... spend some time experiencing it, enjoy the mosaics. I agree not a must see ... but if you're nearby it's certainly worth investing... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I didn't go in but there isn't much to this church in Trastevere except for some mosaics on the front. Still cool to see though if you take a leisurely walk through Trastevere!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Lovely square with this beautiful church and around it all the lovely restaurants!! Great place to go In the evening!, The church is open also at night so you can combine the visit and then choose one of the many restaurants!!

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