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Santuario di Montallegro

Cable car ride was enjoyable, and the chuch beautiful Nice restaurant at the top, and amazing views... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2012
Karen R
Beautiful View

Highly recommend the cable car ride up the mountain. Beautiful view of Rapallo and the harbor.

Reviewed 5 June 2012
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Reviewed 21 September 2012

Cable car ride was enjoyable, and the chuch beautiful Nice restaurant at the top, and amazing views of Rapallo

Date of experience: July 2012
2  Thank Karen R
Reviewed 5 June 2012

Highly recommend the cable car ride up the mountain. Beautiful view of Rapallo and the harbor.

Date of experience: May 2012
1  Thank andrewk06
Reviewed 23 May 2012

The cable car is not in the center of town but a relatively easy walk if you don't have walking difficulties. Church can be reached by car. The ride up is thrilling with views initially over the homes and then over the entire bay to...More

Date of experience: May 2012
3  Thank Zappcat
Reviewed 22 May 2012

We went in rope car. It is a good experience and of course thrilling. The church is great. The atmosphere and all are too good. You can spend your day in peace...

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank Phani Krishna B
Reviewed 26 April 2012

We really enjoyed visiting the church and especially liked the views from the cable car. We thought the cable car was a bit difficult to find by walking, the signposts from the Hotel Europa are not that clear. It is easier to follow the path...More

Thank Christopher K
Reviewed 5 April 2012

This is a shrine and intereresting but particularly so if you take the cable car up and take in the view as well.

Date of experience: March 2012
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Reviewed 14 February 2012

Traveling solo, since my fourth time to Rapallo, which happens to be my favorite, I met a gentleman. I asked him to take me somewhere spiritual and where perhaps the 'Virgin Mother' has apeared, since he worked at the Embassy and knew of such matters....More

Date of experience: October 2011
1  Thank Kathleen P
Reviewed 3 February 2012

Drove up with friends in their large vehicle, was full of lovely snow, just a beautiful place. Gorgeous church and breathtaking views.......do not miss!!

Date of experience: February 2012
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Reviewed 31 December 2011

Rode the funicular (tram) up to visit the Santuario di Montallegro- great views on the ride up and back and the Santuario and the surrounding grounds are beautiful- well worth the time to visit!

Date of experience: December 2011
1  Thank 4Vacation
Reviewed 9 September 2007

This church is perched on top of the hills behind Rapallo. The easiest way to get up to it is on the cable car (there is a road up as well). The Cable Car station is about 500M behind the Hotel Europa and is well...More

10  Thank boat01
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23 May 2016|
Response from fantommy |
The cable car opens at 9:00 until 12:30 then 14:00 to 17:30 with a frequency of one every 30 minutes.
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