San Salvatore Monastery

Capo di Ponte, Italy

Monastero di San Salvatore is located on the left bank of the Oglio river, in the municipality of Capo di Ponte. Established at the end of the 11th century, it was the first and only Cluniac priory in Val Camonica. The monastery is an important example of Early Medieval religious architecture.

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Founded: 11th century
Category: Religious sites in Italy

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Luigi Plona (7 months ago)
Beautiful site!
Paolo Trebeschi (14 months ago)
It seems to go back in time!
Raffaele Sanna (19 months ago)
The monastery is gorgeous. Unfortunately, only after arriving on the spot did I discover that it is located on a private property and obviously not accessible. Such a pity!
Giorgio Baioni (21 months ago)
Beautiful and suggestive. Unexpected in that context. It seems to be in Normandy in France on the way to the abbeys.
Giovanni Canu (2 years ago)
Very suggestive place in the center of the Camonica Valley. You can visit the botanical garden and the Monastery. Better if guided.
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