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Badia della Santissima Trinita'

| Corpo di Cava, Cava De' Tirreni, Italy
+39 089 463922
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a jewel of a church with an incredible illuminated manuscipt collection

If possible try to schedule a tour of the interesting marble interior but especially down in the... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Chicago, Illinois

Just a short walk from the hotel Scapolatiello this beautiful monastery is breathtaking. It's well... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Leitchfield, Kentucky
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| Corpo di Cava, Cava De' Tirreni, Italy
+39 089 463922
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

If possible try to schedule a tour of the interesting marble interior but especially down in the crypt where the original church was and the collection of manuscripts renown throughout Europe.

Thank angelina1920
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Just a short walk from the hotel Scapolatiello this beautiful monastery is breathtaking. It's well worth the time to visit.

1  Thank dennisk564
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Went there during our time at Cafe De Tirreni. What a wonderfull and majestic place. Even got a little tour of the entire building, however the monk was speaking very little English so it was more a guessing game of what the intention of his...More

1  Thank Jeroen S
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The Benedictine monks or parishioners must have had a lot of money as this monastery church is very grand. The interior is very fancy with beautiful marble work. Worth a visit if you are passing by.

1  Thank Lynne690
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We were also staying at the Hotel Scapolatiello and had time to walk through the village to the church. Beautiful historical property if you can arrange a tour do it the moment one steps in side of the church the scent is of polished wood.

Thank Monck
Reviewed 4 June 2016

We were staying in Hotel Scapolatiello, an extraordinary hotel in the narrow streets of Cava de Tirreni. We heard the bells of the Angelus and also at other times the bells rang out, and on enquiry we realised that there was a Benedictine Abbey almost...More

Thank Con-Mara
Reviewed 19 May 2016

This is a most beautiful mediaeval monastery which still houses about ten working monks. The architecture of the building is astounding - it is actually built into cliff and incorporates the cliff face. The guided tour is worth taking, showing the beautiful library and the...More

Thank GabyDublin
Reviewed 3 May 2016

The monastery is open for tours in the mornings. Beautiful place but no information in English so try to find out before you come to make the most of it. Visited some rooms in the monastery, the crypt and museum but not the church as...More

Thank sue s
Reviewed 29 April 2016

We were introduced to the Benedictine Abbey of Santissima by guided tour. Holy mass was celebrated there. The views were gorgeous!

Thank dparent129
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Not a picture of the church facility... Which acts as the church base and a venue for conferences. The Community Church.. a church where you can encounter the love , life and power of Jesus. Inspiring and contemporary worship and life changing messages on Sunday...More

Thank davegregg
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