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I just finished walking from Lasnigo to Madonna del Ghisallo, is about 15 km return to Lasnigo... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Mario T
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A sacred place for cyclers.

The small chapel on the mountaintop is a sanctuary for cyclers. Inside bycycles hang from the... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
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via Gino Bartali, 22030 Magreglio, Italy
+39 031 965127
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

I just finished walking from Lasnigo to Madonna del Ghisallo, is about 15 km return to Lasnigo Comò. I must say this place is beautiful you most stop here. I’m Italian Canadian i have family here and I love this. Thank you

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

The small chapel on the mountaintop is a sanctuary for cyclers. Inside bycycles hang from the ceiling. There are pictures, prices and all kinds of memoribilia concerned with bicycling tournaments and the masters of such competitions. Outside there are busts of famous champions and racers...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

I had read so much about this before visiting as well as seeing it on TV during the Tour of Lombardy and various Giri. Every keen cyclist should visit as it has an amazing collection of cycling memorabilia. Great for cyclists.

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Reviewed 21 April 2017

This place should be on every cyclist's bucket list. The views of Lake Como and the Alps are wonderful, but the Sanctuary and the Museum of Cycling make it worth the trip. The climb from Bellagio is challenging; coming from Asso or Valbrona is more...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2016

A must do. The cycling mecca of the Italian lakes if you like cycling. Lot os memorabilia and a good view point for the Giro di Lombardia if you happen to be in the area when it it is on

Thank Michelle T
Reviewed 7 September 2016

It's free...it won't take long to visit unless you are a keen cyclist and know your Italian riders. It's a small church, a shrine? It's quite amazing!

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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This has Got to be one of the most memorable places to Go to as a cyclist. Both inspiring and beautiful! If you are close, definitely Go!

Thank Martijnvrijsbergen
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

The Madonna del Ghisallo (a painting of the Virgin Mary) was designated the patroness of cyclists by Pope Pius XII in 1949. The small sanctuary has been fill with bikes, jerseys, and other memorabilia of Italian cycling. In 2006, the Museo del Ciclismo was opened...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Tiny church sitting on top of a hill, crammed full of the most curious cycling memorabilia. Maillots from all the sport's greatest riders and even has several bikes hanging on the walls. Make a donation and collect some unique postcards.

Thank PhilMac
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

You can find this Chapel and next to it museum in Magreglio. Chapel dedicated to cycling sport in general: its champions and heroes. It displays antiques bicycles and clothes of the champions and heroes like Marco Pantani and Fabio Casertelli, and yellow jerseys from Bernand...More

Thank M Q
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Response from SiggiJonsson | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, but imagine that a bus goes from Lecco. Perhaps also from Bellagio.