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Walk or contemplate there

Located outside main villages, but absolutely worth to see the chapel. You can drive there from... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Must see if in Ortisei

Very nice walk along beautiful forest and best possible view points on the surrounding mountains... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2018
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39046 Ortisei, Italy
+39 0471 777600
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located outside main villages, but absolutely worth to see the chapel. You can drive there from Ortisei or walk. There is a nice view on Dolomites. There is also a small cemetery next to the chapel. Very quite place for contemplation if you need it...More

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Reviewed April 15, 2018

Very nice walk along beautiful forest and best possible view points on the surrounding mountains will bring you to the old church of San Giacomo.

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Reviewed October 10, 2017

The walk from Ortisei to San Giacomo starts near the main Catholic church - follow Str. Sacun until you see a sign called the "Dialog" way on the left. It goes up through a gravelly path eventually leading further up the hill along a large...More

7  Thank iamapizza
Reviewed July 11, 2017

The hike from Ortisei towards the Church of San Giacomo is not a simple one, it takes some condition to walk this path. But the church is worth every step you take. Can highly recommend to visit.

2  Thank Hedy T
Reviewed June 21, 2017

We left off from Ortisei center and it took us about an hour. The walk was pleasant for the first part but the last became quite steep. The view though is breathtaking.

2  Thank katiazaza2016
Reviewed May 9, 2016

Loved the small garden next to the church with many beautiful flower. In the background you can see the rocks of the Dolomites. Just perfect. There is a wooden sign, where you can make the best picture, but please don't use it. Everybody already made...More

3  Thank kocz
Reviewed September 17, 2013

This beautiful old church is set amongst the woods on the side of the valley, with views towards the mountains. Approach along the well-maintained footpath from Santa Cristina, along which boards tell the story of San Giacomo, with illustrations by local schoolchildren.

2  Thank biblioma
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