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22 rue Saint Michel, 06500, Menton, France
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Reviewed October 1, 2018

The scaffolding totally obscures the church and spoils every viewpoint of the old town!! It is very difficult to access the square with all the vans and workmen.

Thank CharlieRenfrewshire
Reviewed September 25, 2018

The short climb from Quai Bonaparte takes you the the beautiful little square with two ancient churches. Worth the visit.

Thank Richard G
Reviewed August 27, 2018

After walking up the sloping staircase from the street, upto the Basilica, the views over the port and the town are amazing. A sense of tranquility and calm washes over you as you enter the cool archways of the Basilica, with it's ceiling frescoes and...More

Thank AlisonW734
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Rocky road, should wear sneakers. But the views are worth to walk all the way to the top! Really beautiful architecture!

Thank 494elenavp
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

You can enjoy a special view of the sea (after a few stairs ) . So good! It’s so typical of the Côte D’Azur!

Thank Camilla C
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Just came back from a first time visit to Menton and was very pleasantly surprised by the beautiful architecture of this wonderful basilica and the beautiful artwork, statues, and chandeliers inside the church. It is a work of art and set atop a little hill...More

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Reviewed June 25, 2018

Up the stairs from the quay Napoleon, to the plaza in front of the Basilica. A lovely walk and the views remain as you go. Beautiful architecture as all Basilicas normally have. It looks very special when all lit up at night.

Thank Loolew
Reviewed May 31, 2018

This sight is located next to Chapelle des Penitents Blancs. As with Chapelle des Penitents Blancs the building itself is nice but the real treat is the view down onto the port from outside of it.

Thank Travelling_Choconut
Reviewed May 27, 2018

We visited this church on our first day of our holiday and found it Beautiful inside , we bought an English History which was interesting . The view from the Church Steps of the Bay was Breathtaking and between the two Palm Trees you could...More

Thank Jan C Van H
Reviewed April 25, 2018

Absolutely stunning interior . The basilica is perched above the old town of Menton and requires a bit of climbing to reach it, but it is well worth it. View across the bay from the top of steps is wonderful.Try to approach it from the...More

Thank EmmyB60
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