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Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta e Cripta Medievale
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Sorrento Shore Excursion: Positano, Sorrento and Amalfi Day Trip
Ranked #10 of 41 things to do in Positano
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Owner description: The Medieval Crypt is located just below the altar of the Parish Church of Santa Maria Assunta. It was built in the 12th century. a. C. with parts of a Roman Villa that was in Positano in the 1st Century A. C..
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66 reviews
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“Beautiful”
Reviewed September 20, 2012

I visited the Church just to see the Black Madonna. She was worth walking back up the hills to my ride back to Rome.

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297 reviews
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“Very special place”
Reviewed September 17, 2012

All churches in that area is beautiful . Specially the flowers at this time of the year as there are several weddings.

Visited September 2012
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Lincoln
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17 reviews
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“Breathtaking beauty”
Reviewed September 5, 2012

Well worth a look inside - beautiful, many weddings take place here for a reason! Great location almost on the beach ensures lots of photo opportunities.

Visited August 2012
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North Canton, Ohio
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4 reviews
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“Cripta Medievale”
Reviewed August 29, 2012

The cripta happened to be open one evening as I passed by. It is located on the lower level of the church. The cripta is not large, but had some interesting artifacts.

Visited May 2012
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Floyd, Virginia
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34 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Our Wedding :-)”
Reviewed August 2, 2012 via mobile

My husband and I decided to elope to Positano and had our wedding here. It was absolutely perfect! The church itself is gorgeous, and the location is amazing. It's worth a visit, an definitely perfect for a wedding!

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