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Tempio di San Biagio

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Address: Via di San Biagio, Montepulciano, Italy
Phone Number: 0578/7577761
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Stunning church built in the 1500s.

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.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Cristina E
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Chevy Chase, MD, United States
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Chevy Chase, MD, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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.

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Whitfield Kent.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

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Szeged, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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.

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Canberra, Australia
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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 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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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 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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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

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Absolutely spectacular! On the edge of town so very easy to park. Great for a picnic or highly recommend the restaurant directly opposite

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

This was our last stop as leaving the city. A gorgeous and beautiful display of historical architecture. Definite 'need to see'!

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Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Beautiful and well maintained inside and outside. One of the places where you have to take a turn from the road and must see. Really great experience.

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Florence, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

The Renaissance's architecture "rediscovers" the central plan. It rediscovers, of course, for churches. For baptisteries, for example, this plan had never failed, because it suited to the function of allowing the people's gathering around a point of interest (the baptismal font) that is central. But in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries this form is applied by the Renaissance architects also... More 

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