SAN PIETRO AL MONTE

SAN PIETRO AL MONTE CORNIZZOLO

 

The splendid Roman style basilica situated at about 600m on the side of Monte Cornizzolo, is only accesable from Civate or Suello towns on foot.

At present the structure in not inhabited by monks but its open to the public by an a voluntary association.

 

 

The priceless Roman architecture, decoration and magnificent affrescos, with such a phenominal view immersed in the green of the mountain woods, is your reward for the fatigue of your ascent.

Contuinuing onward it is possible to reach Monte Cornizzolo and the Refuge Marisa Consigliere.

link: Abbazia di San Pietro al Monte 

 

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