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At 600 meters above sea level, on the highest point of Monteisola the Madonna of Ceriola sanctuary lops from the top. The sanctuary was built on a pagan temple, dedicated to wood divinities and it is perhaps one of the most ancient places of Marian cult in Italy. On the top you can admire a breathtaking landscape… The name derives from the fact that the processions of Canderola were accompanied by wax candles, from this tradition comes the name “Ceriola” (Cera in Italian means wax).


Madonna of Ceriola
santuario della ceriola
25050 - Monte Isola
030 988 6172