Monastery of Santa Maria Assunta
Founded in 1490, the Benedictine Monastery of Santa Maria Assunta above Claro is the oldest monastery in Ticino. It stands alone on a rocky outcrop above the village of Claro , covered with chestnut trees, nestled in a beautiful landscape and wrapped in a contemplative silence.
For the population of Claro, of the Riviera region and of Bellinzona, the bright spot of the monastery on the mountain...
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