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Eremo di Camaldoli

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Address: Via Eremo 5 | Camaldoli Eremo, 52014 Camaldoli, Italy
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two couple of friends looking for religious places

Nice place, but before going to Camaldoli we spent a night at Convento de La Verna, that is really spititual. Nothing is at the same level.

Reviewed 9 March 2017
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Gallarate, Italy
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Gallarate, Italy
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

Nice place, but before going to Camaldoli we spent a night at Convento de La Verna, that is really spititual. Nothing is at the same level.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 11 June 2016

There is a ring hike that starts on the left side of the monastery and takes you high up to ridge over looking the valleys of the Casentini. The beginning is in a rough cut where the spring melt has washed way the soil, and is a stiff up hill through towering pines. Farther up you reach a ridge and... More 

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Reviewed 29 May 2016

I visited here in the afternoon it is a beautiful place and full of history. Unfortunately the the signs are only in Italian.

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

I was glad to be here. I prayed in the church for an hour for a friend whose family had just suffered a tragic loss of a child. It was comforting. Peaceful and spiritual.

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Sydney
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Reviewed 27 June 2015

We take all our vistors here for the green, beautiful surroundings and the tranquillity. The farmacia is amazing and the road to the Eremo is gorgeous. Definitely a place to visit on a hot day. The only criticism is the closure of the church in the middle of the day. We would have appreciated a brief explanation as to why... More 

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Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 4 June 2015

The "Lavra" or "Laura" is a model of Eastern monastic agglomeration, similar in appearance to a village with scattered houses, which provides that the monks live in their cells, with little or no time for common life. The "Lavrai" of Mount Athos, in Greece, are universally known; but also some survived in southern Italy, not surprisingly in areas once dominated... More 

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Lyon, France
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Reviewed 27 May 2014

Situated in the middle of the forest with 10 grades lower than other places but with an very warm hospitality from the monks. From Saturday, May 31 to Monday, June 2 you can share with the monastic community rhythms and liturgical prayer. FOR INFO AND BOOKING Guesthouse of the monastery 0575 556013 foresteria@camaldoli.it

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