We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tempio di San Biagio

Certificate of Excellence
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Via di San Biagio, Montepulciano, Italy
Phone Number: 0578/7577761
Book In Advance
More Info
$227.68*
and up
Small-Group Tuscany Wine Country Day Trip from Florence Including Wine Tasting...
Why book on Viator?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 360 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 46
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
A welcoming

A beautiful, majestic and awe inspiring church, recently restored. We have a view of it from our apartment balcony, and it continues to impress. The appraoch from the road is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
not-a-redshirt
,
Montreal, Canada
Add Photo Write a Review

360 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 80: English reviews
Montreal, Canada
Level Contributor
107 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A beautiful, majestic and awe inspiring church, recently restored. We have a view of it from our apartment balcony, and it continues to impress. The appraoch from the road is stunning, yet up close, despite its size, it is surprisingly inviting. Inside, impressive in it's dimesions, it's also intimiate. An enigma in many ways. It won't take long to visit,... More 

Helpful?
Thank not-a-redshirt
Los Angeles, California
Level Contributor
37 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must see while in Montepulciano. There is something special about St. Biagio Temple the moment you walk in. It is a very peaceful and beautiful place. The views from the outside are spectacular. Take many photos

Helpful?
Thank AlexandreaB28
Atlanta, Georgia
Level Contributor
30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For the last several years when we visited San Biagio, there has been scaffolding on some parts both inside and out. Now, the restoration is finished and we were delighted to see the results! It is beautiful both inside and out and worth the wait. On the afternoon that we visited, it was being decorated for a wedding. How lucky... More 

Helpful?
Thank Alice K
Fredericton, Canada
Level Contributor
171 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We see this beautiful church from every where in Montepulciano and hear the bells sounding the time. It is nestled in the side of the mountain with the beautiful Tuscan scenery surrounding it. A row of ancient Cyprus trees accent the road into this cathedral.

Helpful?
Thank Astrid1511
Chevy Chase, MD, United States
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Suggest parking near the church where there is plenty of space, then walking up the hill to Montepulciano. It is a 20 minute uphill walk, but well worth the effort.

Helpful?
Thank Cristina E
Whitfield Kent.
Level Contributor
128 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

Very impressed with the style and location of this church. Calm and cool interior. Well worth a visit.

Helpful?
Thank Rubyann40
Szeged, Hungary
Level Contributor
27 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

It is a must-see building outside Montepulciano when you are in the region. The church is a Greek cross plan, with a central dome. Wonderful.

Helpful?
Thank ViragM_6722
Canberra, Australia
Level Contributor
22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

We really liked this church. It was very quite the day we visited. It was simple compared to many others than we visited in four weeks in Italy. We enjoyed it because of its simplicity in a beautiful quite location. It was a lovely design. We walked from the top of Montepulciano and it was a lovely walk. Some may... More 

Helpful?
Thank Littleblackduck23
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Level Contributor
34 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

Since I saw this church and Montepulciano's surroundings as filming spots in the movie "Under the Tuscan Sun", I had dreamed of driving in Tuscany to visit those charming towns. I could have fulfilled 100% my dream if I had known beforehand about the classical music concert that was being offered by Palazzo Ricci at Tempio di San Bagio the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Karina R
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Easy to find in a secluded spot. Safe, spiritual environment. Views from the exterior part are spectacular. Great for photography

Helpful?
Thank cmsmiami

Travelers who viewed Tempio di San Biagio also viewed

Montepulciano, Province of Siena
Montepulciano, Province of Siena
 
Montepulciano, Province of Siena
Montepulciano, Province of Siena
 

Been to Tempio di San Biagio? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Tempio di San Biagio and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Tempio di San Biagio staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?