Santa Maria Dell'isola2 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Vico Ospedale, 8, 89861 Tropea VV, Italy
- Tags: Church, Religious Site, Family And Kids
Sanctuary of Santa Maria Island is a famous church located in Tropea. Situated on top of a cliff in the old part of the city, the church looks resplendent against the backdrop of the endless sea. The cliff is made entirely out of sandstone and adds to the charm of this picturesque location. The Sanctuary is a beautiful, restored 4th century monastery and can be reached only by a steep flight of stairs that have been carved into the cliff. It is home to a 12th century portrait of Mother Mary and locals believe that this portrait protects them from calamities. Head out to this place for a mesmerizing experience.
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