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Wonderful, off the beaten path stop.

While visiting Pischiera, Italy, on Lake Garda, we decided on a last minute stop to this peaceful... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
Leominster, Massachusetts
via mobile
Interesting History!

Just below the south end of the lake is the Santuario della Madonna del Frassino (Sanctuary of... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Baltimore, Maryland
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Reviewed 17 October 2012

Visited the sanctuary today and felt compelled to write a review as I was awe struck at the peaceful tranquility of this place. It is beautiful and well looked after by the monks who are always around and available . Candles are available to light...More

7  Thank Rocknrolla444
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Reviewed 17 November 2013
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

While visiting Pischiera, Italy, on Lake Garda, we decided on a last minute stop to this peaceful sanctuary. It was lovely. Very beautiful grounds, nice cafe, and interesting history of the Virgin Mary visiting a farmer in 1510.

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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Just below the south end of the lake is the Santuario della Madonna del Frassino (Sanctuary of Madonna del Frassino), which has an interesting history: Following the appearance of a small statue of the Madonna with the infant Jesus in her arms, in the branches...More

1  Thank Maggi713
Reviewed 13 August 2017

My fiancee and I attended Sunday services, and were impressed by the friendliness of the congregation and the interior of the church! Be prepared for a totally Italian service, and don't be shy trying to read along.Take a walk around the cemetery and visit the...More

1  Thank Judith P
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Nice church with meditative atmosphere, nice cloister... We stopped there for make our pryers because madonna del frasino is famous for miracles

1  Thank Clefai
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Very close to Peschiera city centre, but not within walking distance. The sanctuary well worth the visit for the church itself, which is not huge but very nice, for the two cloisters and for the nativity scene displayed on place. Recommended.

1  Thank Vasaturor
Reviewed 3 October 2015

After a whole day at parco natura viva we decided to visit this quite and peaceful place. Spent a couple of hours at the monastery enjoying the affrescos that recount the life of this village some decades back. Also visited the beautiful church and attended...More

3  Thank John F
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We followed the advice of other TripAdvisor reviewers and made the effort of half an hour walk to get there. The place is open in the morning and then after 3PM. It is indeed worth a visit, do not miss the inner yards. We even...More

1  Thank Orna P
Reviewed 26 September 2015

We went to have a look at this place. Worth the visit. Ended up attending the Sunday liturgical service.

2  Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 24 July 2013

Well worth a visit and the hotel next door is good for a drink or food. The staff are very helpful too.

3  Thank robertnorthumberland
Reviewed 24 May 2013

these places seemed to be out of a fair-tale. it is in your benefit to take a week and explore the magic of this lake.

1  Thank natiLosAngeles_CA
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