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Beautiful Cathedral with Symbolic Architecture

Stop in for a little peace and quiet from the hustle and bustle outside, take a moment to gain an... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
OnYourMarkTravel
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Stunning church

This is just so peaceful. Not many people seemed to come here we thought it just breathtaking... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
BobStamford
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stop in for a little peace and quiet from the hustle and bustle outside, take a moment to gain an appreciation for the religious symbolism through out this cathedral, or just step inside to avoid the heat. It's not the highlight of the area, but...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

This is just so peaceful. Not many people seemed to come here we thought it just breathtaking. Just sit look and do nothing.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BobStamford
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

The current church was built in the 1930's and incorporates architectural details and possible original pieces from the previous church which went back to the 1500's. A pleasant, albeit small, local church, it commands the square in which it sits and is enjoyable to visit,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ian C
Reviewed 4 June 2018

The Duomo is not a reason to visit Castelmola. If you go to Castelmola and you have 10-15 minutes to spare, by all means, find it and do drop in. If not, nothing lost. The Duomo is a non-event as a tourist attraction, and somewhat...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Peaceful church in the centre of the village / town. The tourists seem to make their way to the bars / restaurants so quite peaceful in the church. Modest church that could do with a coat of paint inside.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

This church is enclosed inside a beautiful contest, with a scenic view a nice square and also offers plenty important Christianity figures to see.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank ToninoG1974
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Can't miss this church in the central square. Good views from the terrace behind it. The inside was surprisingly simple for an Italian church.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 2 December 2016

several different restaurants and bars although many seemed to be owned by the same family. wonderful food or a drink under the mimosa tree as the church bells chime the time away

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Terry B
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

This is a really quaint church with incredible sweeping views of the valley. Off the beaten path so it can be enjoyed without the hordes of tourists you find in nearby Taormina.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Micmac09
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Lovely church in the centre of beautiful Castelmola piazza duomo. Open all day until after midnight. Unbelievable !

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank 1963Richard
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