Path 2. The Walk of the Holy Week
This path follows the traditional itinerary of the Good Friday’s procession, connecting the Basilica of the SS. Annunciata, on the western side of the city, with the centre of the city and its southern districts.
TAPPA 1 – From the Basilica of the SS. Annunciata to the “ring of miracle”
TAPPA 2 – From the Church of S. Bartolomeo to the Cathedral
TAPPA 3 – From the Cathedral to the Basilica of the SS. Annunciata
Points of interest
Basilica of the SS. Annunciata (Sanctuary of the Most Holy Crucifix), Crucifix of the miracle, Former Hospital of S. Anna (Conservatory), S. Bartolomeo, S. Francesco, S. Cecilia, S. Donnino, S. Eusebio, S. Maria of Loreto at Collegio Gallio, S. Maria in Rondineto*, S. Gerolamo of Serviti*
* lost church
Point of departure Como, Basilica of the SS. Annunciata Point of arrival Como, Basilica of the SS. Annunciata Path type urban route Total lenght approx. 4.0 km Travel time on foot h 1 (excluding visits) Difficulty Tourist (urban area), no particular difficulties Accessibility see the single descriptions Other recommended means of transport bicycle, public transportation
Overlapping / Intersections with other paths
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Further information about the path
Rise approx. 30 m Maximun Height approx 230 m Paving paved, asphalt Public transport to the point of departure bus service Public transport from the point of arrival: bus service Parking at the departure point: yes, for a fee; some parking for disabled
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Historycal figures: Tolomeo Gallio , Giovanni Oldrado da Meda, Umiliati , Girolamo Miani , Michele Carcano Bibliography: Cani F., Monizza G. (a cura di), Como e la sua storia dalla preistoria all’attualità, NodoLibri, Como 1999 (2) Cani F., Monizza G., Como e la sua storia. I borghi e le frazioni, Nodo Libri, Como 1994 Glossary: rivellino ex voto ancona reliquiario chiostro tabernacolo ordine tuscanico nartece cariatide