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Basilica St. Michel

22 rue Saint Michel, 06500, Menton, France
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Nice old town

In old town. Really interesting and historic. Also as bonus you will have good view on bay from... read more

Reviewed June 12, 2017
Dexa T
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I keep running into Father Pio

It's a quaint little church. Quiet place to relax, pray if you have to, take a look at your... read more

Reviewed June 12, 2017
TheSarcasticCynic
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good43%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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“old town” (16 reviews)
“steep climb” (5 reviews)
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22 rue Saint Michel, 06500, Menton, France
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Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

In old town. Really interesting and historic. Also as bonus you will have good view on bay from there. Thats what i liked the most because cathedrals are not romantic.

Thank Dexa T
Reviewed June 12, 2017

It's a quaint little church. Quiet place to relax, pray if you have to, take a look at your phone's camera to see why it is not working.

Thank TheSarcasticCynic
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

If you love visiting churches home & abroad for cultural, historical or religious reasons then St Michel's would be no exception.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

I first visited in January 2001, I dreamed of marrying here. In September 2001, my dream came true. This place is beautiful and has a wonderful atmosphere. Definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank NickiJock
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

The walk up was beautiful--through the town and up the stairs. The basilica sits in a small piazza with another church on the north side of the square. The architecture with statues was so beautiful. The views peeking out to the ocean and harbor were...More

1  Thank Mauibeth
Reviewed May 13, 2017

This church is a little hard to get to, as there is a steep climb through narrow streets to reach it, but it's worth the walk, both for the church and for the streets. The cemetery is also very interesting, containing graves of nationals from...More

1  Thank Daleb0422
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

take the stairs up and you come to a nice small square with this basilica. great views over the Garavan area from the top

Thank Jan K
Reviewed May 4, 2017

This ornate basilica is located on a beautiful square decorated with a mosaic of white and black pebbles taken from the beach. The church is easy to find, you can its bell tower high above the other buildings in this lovely part of Menton. This...More

1  Thank Globetrotter045
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

This was very easy to get to. You can see it above he other buildings and I just kept walking uphill through the ville until I found it. Beautiful courtyard with views looking over the city. The building itself is stunning and way bigger than...More

Thank Mikaila C
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

It's a beautiful church dated from 17th century, situated in the old town. It's definitely worth a visit if you're lucky enough to find it open. The views of the coast from the square are stunning. It's worth climbing all those steps for. In the...More

Thank Mara M
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