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Basilica di Santa Rita

Monastero Santa Rita, 06043, Cascia, Italy
+39 0743 76221
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Heart of devotion to St. Rita of Cascia

This church may be modern, but people flock to this place primarily to venerate the mortal remains... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
CzarEmmanuel
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Manila, Philippines
SIMPLEAST WAY TO GET TO ST RITA'BASILICA

We just returned from visiting St Rita's Basilica. The simplest way to get there from Rome is to... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2018
SusanaMCalifornia
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California
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“santa rita” (14 reviews)
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Monastero Santa Rita, 06043, Cascia, Italy
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+39 0743 76221
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This church may be modern, but people flock to this place primarily to venerate the mortal remains of St. Rita of Cascia (located in a chapel on the left side of the main altar). The entire complex is actually divided into two parts: we have...More

1  Thank CzarEmmanuel
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

We just returned from visiting St Rita's Basilica. The simplest way to get there from Rome is to take the bus to Cascia from Tiburtina Station ( payed 28 euros for two round trip). The bus was ok, not super comfortable because the road, freeway,...More

5  Thank SusanaMCalifornia
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the early morning masses as well as the monastery tour. Friendly nuns and priests. However be prepared to walk up stairs! As the Bascilica is high up Lovely gift shops for souvenirs!

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

This is a beautiful art work with a great spiritual place in Cascia, you may walk in and see the burial place of Saint Rita

Thank manerex
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

St. Rita, patroness of hopeless matters is a hope for many pilgrims coming to this place. The tomb of St. Rita is in the nave of the basilica.

2  Thank 120katarzynaz
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

A beautiful small town in d middle of Italy seating just under the sanctuary and the baselic of St Rita. The baselic is beautiful and the body of St Rita is so sacred its touchy.

Thank tromi
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

Nice Catholic with interesting interior design. It is not worth going out of you way to visit but do drop by if you are near. It is far from as impressive as some of the major churches though.

Thank Benjamin4000
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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Harmony,pray,faith,peacefully.....love it so much. Good place to visit frequently,if u r looking to speak with god

Thank Pierre A
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

This church is on two levels, the Basilica Maggiore features a beautiful nave and to the side the enshrined body of the Saint , Santa Rita. The faithful put their faces to the grate to ask for her blessings or thank her for blessings received...it...More

4  Thank Victoria L
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Reviewed 19 December 2016

We went there in September 2016. we were obliged to sleep in Cascia beacuse we didn't know that no bus to go back to Rome that date. suddenly, we met a great old man who possesses a small Hotel directly in fron of the church...More

13  Thank jbaydoun
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So sorry I didn’t get notified I had a message. We took a bus from the Vatican to Cassia, almost three hrs to get there. When we went to the Holy Land we did a tour which I highly recommend, we used Gate Ine but there are... More
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