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Sanctuary of the Madonna di San Luca

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Tips from locals

November 03, 2019
The porches go along with people who want to reach the Basilica on the top of the hill. Nice walk, almost one hour from Via Saragozza
October 30, 2019
"The over 600 arches of the portico, unique in the world for its length of almost four kilometers (3,796 m), connect the sanctuary to the city and provide shelter for the yearly procession that since 1433 leads the Byzantine Madonna and Child to the cathedral in the city centre during the Ascension…
August 27, 2019
From the center of the city, reaches the Sanctuary of San Luca, a traditional destination for religious pilgrimages linked to the devotion of the image of the Blessed Virgin. The route offers the opportunity to learn about the Bolognese arcades, candidates for UNESCO World Heritage. The arcade that…
Loretta & Gianmarco
Loretta & Gianmarco
June 29, 2019
The Portico of San Luca is one of the longest arcades in the world. The arcade is 3.5 km long and has 666 arcades. It connects the Porta Saragozza with the San Luca Sanctuary, on Colle della Guardia. The Sanctuary was meant to house a miraculous icon of the virgin. The arcade was meant to protect…
April 12, 2019
666 steps to get there

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36 Via di San Luca
Emilia-Romagna, 40135
Phone+39 051 614 2339
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 2:30 PM