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Sant'Alvise

Neighborhood: Cannaregio
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Address: Campo Sant'Alvise, I-30121 Venice, Italy
Phone Number: 041 713 567
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Chunky little church surprises with its joyfully opulent interior.

Sant Alvise is in the top north corner of Canareggio and can be reached either by vaporetto - there is a stop named after it - or by walking along the unspoilt authentic canals... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 24, 2014
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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137 reviews 137 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Sant Alvise is in the top north corner of Canareggio and can be reached either by vaporetto - there is a stop named after it - or by walking along the unspoilt authentic canals which have wide fondamente and a scattering of sleepy little bars for locals. The exterior of the church is incredibly plain and almost looks like a... More 

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Petah Tiqwa, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

I heard a lecture about Venice and the lecturer showed this church. I wrote it down with 5 stars near it, so that whenever I go to Venice I must go there. I went this summer to Venice. it was a bit far from the center, but all transportation were free as we bought a 3 days card for all... More 

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Milan, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

Except the paintings, there is nothing much here. Also it is quite far from the usual routes. Pretty boring. Recommended only for Gothic fans.

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

This beautiful little church is in the north east most tip of Cannaregio and one of the Chorus pass group (10 euros gets you entrance to about 15 churches in Venice). Its over 600 years old and still very much used as the local community church.Its bells ring out on the hour and half hour.Like all other churches in Venice... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2012

Three great paintings by Tiepolo light up this charming gothic church.

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