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Oct 13, 2018
“Beautiful church”
Oct 3, 2018
“see this before you go to Palermo”
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Gibilmanna, Cefalu, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

You can look around but beware that if you are wearing shorts or T shirts that do not cover your shoulders that you will not be allowed in.So either dress according or have a sorong and wrap to put around your shoulders.Or just stand outside...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

not as impressive as the ones in Palermo but still a lovely church to go and see - nice to sit out the front and look up at it

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2018

an unusual colour scheme of blue and white is a feature of this local cathedral (reminds one of Wedgewood!)

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Webster27
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Nice view from the top but nothing special if you visit other places in Sicilly.Hard to believe that it has special influence on your health problems....

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank saba49
Reviewed July 8, 2018

We had a wonderful trip up the mountain, with gorgeous views along the way to this gorgeous church, so serene & peaceful. Bring a picnic lunch to have outside the grounds while you're there!

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank joggertrustee2015
Reviewed June 29, 2018

This is an awesome stop in the Cefalu area. a bit of drive. well worth it. the architecture is beautiful. reading the history of the church and monastery is worthwhile

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Anthony F
Reviewed May 24, 2018

a very nice church with a big history. as we were there, somebody made music and it was very mystic. the pictures at the wall and the whole church are very fascinating.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank sonnenh
Reviewed April 12, 2018

One can but admire the beauty of this Church. It is inspirational. I found the sense of quiet and continuity to be uplifting.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ChristopherAuckland
Reviewed September 13, 2017

We made an afternoon trip from Cefalú to Santuario Gibilmanna. It is around 15 kilometers away in a hilly road. I love driving in this kind of roads, but my family was not so happy (I do not recommend to go if anyone in your...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank jarkoreo
Reviewed August 12, 2017

We drove from Cefalu to Gibilmanna, and on to Castelbuono. Excellent day trip from Cefalu! Religiously important Gibilmanna was interesting and atmospheric. Not as old or historically significant as Duomo di Cefalu, but if you are going into the Madonie Park and mountains, do stop....More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Eriktorner
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