Basilica San Gavino, Porto Torres

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Historic Site · Church
The Basilica di San Gavino (Basilica of Saint Gabinus) is a proto-Romanesque church in Porto Torres, Sardinia, Italy. A former cathedral, it is now a place for the veneration of local martyrs and a parish church.

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  • A short uphill walk from the waterside and well worth the stroll. We were very fortunate to be there for Sunday worship and so heard the harmonious singing while admiring the roof timbers and the...  more »
  • Fine old place indeed - columns that may once have been used in a Roman temple and a sense of worship having happened here since early days, perhaps as long ago as the battle of Hastings. The 3 euros....  more »
  • Millenary the Basilica of San Gavino, with a suggestive history that binds to the martyrs Turritani. To visit. One of a kind.
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  • Beautiful Romanesque architecture lost in the heart of a city without much charm. It's superb but poorly highlighted, the route to access it is poorly arrowed (thanks GPS), with the undeniable advantage that there are few people even in the middle of July. It's a shame because it's definitely worth a visit.
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