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Chiesa di San Pietro

Via Fieschi 19, 19018 Corniglia, Italy
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This elegant Gothic church was erected in 1334 on the ruins of an older structure.
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Via Fieschi 19, 19018 Corniglia, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The building is an architectural phenomenon. I definitely recommend checking it out. Going to each Cinque Terre town has a unique experience. This is one of them...

Thank VinMan4507
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Noticeable landmark of Corniglia. From exterior it is a big church in Gothic Ligurian style built in 1334 (chapel was built before 1000). Noticeable inside is also the christening font from the 12th century. It is not one of the churches that made a big...More

Thank high_low73
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a local church and not a very wealthy church over the years and therefore it doesnt have any great artworks or architecture. It is nice to visit and see how it has functioned without the wealth of the more grander churchs around italy.

Thank David R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always a good idea to check out the local church. Praying helps most all of our situations. Glad we climbed a few more stairs!!

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is a lovely church that should be visited if you do visit Corniglia. The outside of this church is deceiving, but the inside is worth the visit, and was very surprising if you compare the two! Do stop in to reward yourself for climbing...More

Thank mochalab
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This church located in Corniglia is a beauty with color paintings on the walls and ceiling. Entry is free.

Thank pifdark
Reviewed 16 February 2017

You had to come all the up here, so make the most of it. You'll see more fascinating things in Cinque Terra and Italy, but this will help you spend some time in Corniglia.

Thank TroubadourBCN
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Beautiful little church set in the most amazing location with a breathtaking view over the Gulf of Poets. Don't miss the beautifully ornate doors as you enter the small but exquisite interior with its rustic black and white walls. Walk up to the to the...More

Thank MonikaSzente
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This is definitely worth a visit when in Corniglia .It is so small but yet has interesting paintings.

Thank Mar4321
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We were very happy that we visited this little church in Corniglia. It had a peaceful feeling so we lit a few special candles and counted our blessings.

Thank Mar4321
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