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Basilica San Gavino

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Very nice church. €3 entrance charge pp. It’s a short walk up from the harbour which takes around... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2018
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Beautiful and unique. The interior as well as the exterior is worth to take a look at. Best thing... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2018
Catharina P
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Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Very nice church. €3 entrance charge pp. It’s a short walk up from the harbour which takes around 15min

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Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful and unique. The interior as well as the exterior is worth to take a look at. Best thing about our visit to Porte Torres.

1  Thank Catharina P
Reviewed July 6, 2017

Maybe one of the nicest buildings on the island to visit. San Gavino church is beautiful and remarks the Tuscan (Pisan) history of Sardinia. It is a Roman basilica from the 11th century and a real landmark in town. The crypt has also a surprise...More

Thank Jurazur
Reviewed April 30, 2017

At first review, Porto Torres appeared to offer little for a cruise ship visitor. Sardinia’s main town and capital is Cagliari, over 200 kilometres and two and half hours away, at the other end of the island and the train service too irregular to be...More

2  Thank masterecho
Reviewed April 27, 2017

Very nice little town, people really friendly, beautiful old buildings and the Roman basilica, definitely worth a visit!

Thank John C
Reviewed July 2, 2016

Got a taxi from Alghero shared between 4 - we got off at the marina and wandered, finding the Basilica and spending a good hour there, alone. Almost as beautiful outside as inside.

Thank Teresa A
Reviewed April 30, 2016

Basilica San Gavino is a beautiful and interesting Roman church. Definately worth a visit, do not miss it being around.

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Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

One of the stops on a cruise. Situated at the top of the main road through the town. Nice building with an interesting crypt. In my mind the only place of interest in Porto Torres.

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Reviewed September 2, 2015 via mobile

Large and well looked after church, a sheet of information in English provided, we were also able to go down into the crypt.

Thank JLovingTimeOut
Reviewed August 9, 2015

This Church is in Porto Torres but not that easy to find. It is well worth looking for as it is a beautiful specimen of Romanesque construction of the 11th century, of which there are not many left. Apparently its columns were recycled from an...More

1  Thank Clarencephil
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