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Piedigrotta Church

An der Strasse SS 522, Pizzo, Italy
+39 347 347 2615
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I do not recommend

Very high price to see nothing. Only a humid cave full of objects and images of dubious origin... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Willians A
Unexpected surprise

This church is a pleasant surprise, as it is very interesting. It was dig on the rock and the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Salgari7777
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Rome, Italy
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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An der Strasse SS 522, Pizzo, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very high price to see nothing. Only a humid cave full of objects and images of dubious origin, without much information, stupid staff and with difficult access. Prepare to pay mercenaries while parking. This cave should be at least free compared to real museums.

Thank Willians A
Reviewed 6 days ago

This church is a pleasant surprise, as it is very interesting. It was dig on the rock and the material obtained was used to creates statues to form various thing (such as a nativity scene). It is in front of the sea and well served...More

Thank Salgari7777
Reviewed 1 week ago

entrance for 3 eur per person, 10-15 min enough for the visiting, beautilful cave sculptures ( to visit first and then proceeind with the visit of Pizzo)

Thank Jadran C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not ideal if you cannot do steps, as I think someone counted them as 181, but having said that, they were very shallow and easy and the church was well worth the effort.

Thank Sabine M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very interesting grotto where all the figures from the Bible and some from history are carved in the rock.

Thank TravlinWee
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is worth a visit if you are vacationing in the area (Tropea, Pizzo, Scilla). A very low entrance fee and self guided tour of this amazing carved grotto. The colors on some of the statues almost looks like enamel. Quite amazing and worth seeking...More

Thank Catapultcc
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

A very unique small church. It's worth to walk down there, because you can't see something like this to often.

Thank Margoka
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

As we drove along the cost weunexpectely stop here and found this famous grotto with its chapel. Must see in Pizzo ;)

Thank Anthony H
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Really worth a short detour, if you're in the Pizzo - Tropea area! Quite an amount of steps leads there from the road, which could be a challenge, especially on the way up!

Thank Laszlo V
Reviewed 19 November 2016

If you find yourself in Pizzo, this is a must see. The church has an interesting history and the carvings are amazing. The beach views in Pizzo are beautiful too.

Thank AZ_TracyT
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