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“beautiful church!” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta e Cripta Medievale

Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta e Cripta Medievale
Rampa Teglia | Above Spaggia Grande Beach, Positano, Italy
089-875480
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Ranked #4 of 12 attractions in Positano
Type: Religious Sites, Historic Sites
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Owner description: 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..
Mississauga, Canada
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“beautiful church!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

A historic landmark in the heart of Positano. open daily and easily accessible. we loved the arcitecture.

Visited October 2012
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“Very reverential atmosphere”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012 via mobile

Taped music from a Mass in Latin created a prayerful and respectful atmosphere as you entered the church. There is a side altar dedicated to Our Lady of Mount Carmel. Near the main door there is a glass panel and you can see through it to the crypt below.

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“Beautiful”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2012

I visited the Church just to see the Black Madonna. She was worth walking back up the hills to my ride back to Rome.

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“Very special place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

All churches in that area is beautiful . Specially the flowers at this time of the year as there are several weddings.

Visited September 2012
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Lincoln
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“Breathtaking beauty”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

Well worth a look inside - beautiful, many weddings take place here for a reason! Great location almost on the beach ensures lots of photo opportunities.

Visited August 2012
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