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NotreDame de la Salette Sanctuary

A humble place in the midst of majestic mountains. It appreas that volunteers are a great... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2018
Emma C
Montreal, Canada
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We came here for a church pilgrimage and arrived in the evening. As it was dark we had no idea what... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2018
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
| Centre Village, 38970 La Salette-Fallavaux, France
+33 4 76 30 32 90
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Reviewed August 24, 2018

A humble place in the midst of majestic mountains. It appreas that volunteers are a great contribution to the running of this place. The hotel is humble but extremely comfortable. The meals are simple but tasty. They also have a snack bar with very delicious...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed April 27, 2018

We came here for a church pilgrimage and arrived in the evening. As it was dark we had no idea what awaited us in the morning. We were greeted by the volunteers who run the hostel and we had a dinner prepared for us. After...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank SantiagoV2009
Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

This shrine is so peaceful and beautiful in the French mountains.The mornings are amazing and breathtaking beauty all around.There are walking paths you can walk around the mountain that are great for contemplation or just alone time.They have beautiful candlelit vigils which you should not...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed April 20, 2017

The location is absolutely spectacular with views over the surrounding mountains, particularly those over the Dévoluy range, topped out by the Mont Obiou at 2780m. It is a place of pilgrimage for Catholics, and the complex comprises a basilica, hotel, conference centre, large capacity restaurant...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Dilbertfan
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

It's perfect time for me to come here because my objective for coming here is not for pilgrim. Why is it perfect time? Because it was last Saturday before they are open for pilgrim season. So, I can visit many places peacefully without many people...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful and peaceful place. Amazing view very high at aprox. 1750 metres above see level. Great place to see.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed November 2, 2016

Sitting in the basilica under the beautiful statue of Our Lady, one is overcome by an enormous sense of peace. One can imagine that not praying enough, not setting aside time for church, not repenting were the points of her message. But she was not...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Geoff A
Reviewed July 24, 2016

Going up is a wonderful trip, always surrounded by mountains. When you stop at the end of the road and you go out of the car you think you have never parked in parking place with such a beautiful panoramic view. The shrine complex dates...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed May 26, 2016

Beautiful setting, and a bit of a challenging drive to get there. Only go with good weather and no snow. Fantastic shrine and very peaceful. Did not know there was hotel there,would have loved to stay and enjoy hiking mountains and taking in the scenery.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank 355stevez
Reviewed September 21, 2015

This is located in a scenic mountain-surrounded height in the French Alps, a reason why, my wife said, she felt being there is like being in heaven. The road going there twists up the the side of a mountain, with sometimes spectacular views. This shrine-complex...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Response from Emma C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Priscilla, I went to the website. This platform blocks my reply telling me I cannot include website links. You can probably find the website with a google search. Again it doesn’t allow me to write their email address... More