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This is a "must see" for any visitor to Praia a Mare

Living in nearby Tortora Marina we are often in Praia shopping or taking visitors around. It is... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
Tortora Marina, Italy
Wonderful place of tranquility

If you need a break from the heat and the many people of town, this is a cool sanctuary of... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2017
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The SANCTUARY is a place cosy and silent request to prayer and reflection, as an 'oasis of peace'. Certainly it can be a place of pilgrimage and if the faithful want they could use the rooms of the Canonical House completely restored; it can be a...more
Via Della Grotta, 87028 Praia A Mare, Italy
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Living in nearby Tortora Marina we are often in Praia shopping or taking visitors around. It is the No 1 place to take visitors to Praia, it is delightful and so unusual to see a church situated in a cave. In the heat of summer...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

If you need a break from the heat and the many people of town, this is a cool sanctuary of tranquility. Get your mind at rest, enjoy the calmness of the cave and have a great view of Praia a Mare.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

Go see the beautiful caves, experience to stand still and just feel the atmosphere. After you been inside go out and sit and the stones and look over the town and sea.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed May 18, 2016

We were lucky enough to be in Praia a Mare for the Madonna procession...although primarily locals it was wonderful to observe

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Patti T
Reviewed October 16, 2015

Lots of steps to climb to this cave in the mountain side, very old and on going excavations going on back to cave man! Beautiful views once up there, and services are held there, in the beautiful chapel which is locked when not in use,...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed March 27, 2015

Situated inside of a cave in the side of a hill that overlooks the town of Praia a Mare. Beautiful grotto with spectacular views. Take you time and take it all in...don't rush. Enjoy the place and the views. Sit awhile. Enjoy the peace and...More

Date of experience: March 2015
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