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Up in the Mountains

This Sanctuary sit up int he mountains with views into the valley, it is well worth the drive up... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2018
SammySyd
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St Leonards, Australia
Worth The Drive

This isolated mountaintop sanctuary is peaceful and perfect for contemplation and reflection. There... read more

Reviewed January 24, 2018
Professor04
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Welland
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Feb 19, 2018
“Up in the Mountains”
Jan 24, 2018
“Worth The Drive”
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Reviewed February 19, 2018

This Sanctuary sit up int he mountains with views into the valley, it is well worth the drive up. There is plenty of parking once you get to the top. This place does get busy with the locals attending daily mass, so be mindful of...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 24, 2018

This isolated mountaintop sanctuary is peaceful and perfect for contemplation and reflection. There are regular masses throughout the day, and some souvenir and coffee shops for you to enjoy. Great views of all of Friuli - walk across the parking lot to the large cross...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Professor04
Reviewed August 7, 2017

the castel area is really beautiful with panoramic massif views of landscapes around northeast italy. this is very powerful energy center for spiritual people.while i visited there with my friends i felt so amazing and full of satisfaction with views and its significant of shrine...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed August 17, 2016

My mother, aunt and families used to ride to Cividale by horse and buggy before the war to make their journey to Castelmonte by foot. At 9 kilometres and uphill, this is not for the faint of heart. They would stay at Castelmonte for a...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank J R M
Reviewed April 19, 2013

The convent jump out directly from the medieval age. Perched on the hill above San Daniele, make you feel how it should be the life one thousand years ago. The uphill to reach this fortified castle is really amazing. nine kilometers of steep and steep...More

Date of experience: April 2013
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