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Chiesa di San Salvatore de Birecto

Piazza Umberto I, 84010 Atrani, Italy
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Historically loaded church in need of repair

We visited church with a local priest, very knowledgeable about the history of the region. Despite... read more

Reviewed March 23, 2018
Luba M
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Boston
Fascinating mystical place not as busy as Amalfi chiesa.

Just the way to get to Atrani by foot is enchanting. it's a maze of tunnels and little streets... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2017
Marblue099
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Orlando, Florida
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Built in the 10th century, the church has a square plan with front porch and is divided into three naves with barrel vaults. The oldest pieces in the church are: marble slab of the 12th century, depicting two peacocks. Doors of bronze, made in 1087, were donated to the church by the noble Atranese Viarecta Pantaleone.
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  • Terrible2%
Mar 22, 2018
“Historically loaded church in need of repair”
Jul 18, 2017
“Fascinating mystical place not as busy as Amalfi chiesa.”
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Piazza Umberto I, 84010 Atrani, Italy
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

We visited church with a local priest, very knowledgeable about the history of the region. Despite it is seemingly simple interiors, the church is very interesting but needs money to complete some restoration work. It would be great to see its frescoes restored one day.

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Just the way to get to Atrani by foot is enchanting. it's a maze of tunnels and little streets going up and down. the views are unforgettable. We discovered by accident just following a little sign found on a wall.

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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

This is definitely a "must visit". We were very lucky as we got a personal guided tour with a most enthusiastic and passionate guide. It's a most interesting restored church that is built on the foundations of a Roman temple. As well as being a...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Very friendly waiter, family friendly environment. I ordered the ravioli..it was ok..a little Al dente for my taste. Waiter gave us some delicious cake on the house. Overall just okay.

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Reviewed 1 August 2014

A very old little white church,built in the 10th century.Cramped between the surrounding buildings it seems like a piece in a puzzle.Many of interesting old works of art inside.

Thank zuv
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