The Oratory of San Rocco
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- The Oratory of San RoccoMember ofLocal CultureOutdoor EnthusiastsBudget Travelers+ 6First to ReviewDec 02, 2013
This attractive Oratory is found next to the Riomaggiore Castle, on Cerricò hill. It was built in 1480 after a plague and there is a carving of Saint Rocco which shows him having the disease. Inside the Oratory there is a triptych representing the Madonna with the Child and Saints.
Gayle and I climbed up here during our short hike around Riomaggiore. I'm a sucker for expansive hill top views and pretty churches. We go both here.Recommended for: