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The Italian Riviera Sights

San Pietro

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Updated 03/30/2015

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This 13th-century Gothic church is built on the site of an ancient pagan shrine, on a formidable solid mass of rock above the Grotto Arpaia. With its black-and-white-striped exterior, it is a landmark recognizable from far out at sea. There's a spectacular view of the Cinque Terre coastline from the front porch of the church.

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Waterfront promenade, Portovenere, Liguria, Italy


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  • Daily 9–6

Updated 03/30/2015


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