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All reviews bronze doors light a candle castello brown simple walk worth a trip great view short hike small chapel portofino harbour beautiful village main piazza hill views tribute path town century
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

It is a short walk up from the harbor, and on the way if you are planning to visit Castello Brown or Faro di Portofino. The cemetery is also interesting.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

If you are in Portofino it Is alright to go up there. The church has seen it's best days, but nice walk...

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

The cemetery has numerous raised vaults as well as a few in-ground plots. One of the new graves was graced with the Star of David so we can assume it is not solely Catholic today (if ever it was). This 12th century church was completely...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

A steep climb to this church but the views are breathtaking of the water below. Inside is a beautifully appointed church, with 360 degree artwork. Serene setting and feel free to light a candle or speak to the priest that was available. This church is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

It's only a short walk up the gentle hill behind the shops to get to this church and the view across Portofino is well worth it. The church itself suffers from salt water ingress damage but is regularly repaired.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018

We decided to hike the short distance to enjoy the views we would see of Portofino from a different perspective. Boy are we glad we did. Along the way we saw the beautiful church only from the outside because the doors weren’t open to enter.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 22, 2018

Last day of the holiday and a good few hours to spare, so a short train journey to Camogli and a walk around. A delightful harbour and village. Looked for the castello, was disappointed we couldn't get in...And then we go to the church -...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank revdmike
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Beautifully restored church; popular venue for weddings; easy hike up small hill right inside main Piazza in Portofino;

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 18, 2018

You'll have a great view of Portofino if you take the stairs up to St. George's Church. There is a nice sea view as well as a view of Portofino's harbor and main piazza. The church itself is simple and feels old. There is also...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful small Historical Church on the top of hell with amazing view and very easy to reach there by walking through the top.

Date of experience: June 2018
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