The Churches on the Amalfi Coast
” Including God in your marriage doesn’t mean that you will avoid all the usual ups and downs,
but you will know that you can look to God for help and guidance and that His love will sustain you “
“S. Annunziata (Praiano)”
The nearest church is S. Annunziata which is located in the beach of Marina di Praia, only 500 meters away from Africana.
This little chapel was destroyed by the flood of 1924 and rebuilt thanks to the people’s offerings.
It is connected to us by suggestive path on the sea where we are glad give the welcome to the guests.
“S. Pancrazio (Conca dei Marini)”
The religious building of S.Pancrazio, surrounded by a beautiful courtyard and olive groves, takes 10 minutes by car from Africana.
Inside, the church is made up of three naves and three apses.
This Church is a very quiet location far from the summer time chaotic traffic of the Coast.
“S. Gennaro (Praiano)”
The church of S.Gennaro is located in the center of Praiano, at only 5 minutes by car from Africana.
Made with renaissance architecture in 1589, it has a beautiful and typical tails ceramic floor inside and the majolica tiled dome that gives to Praiano a magic color expecially during the sunset.
“S. Luca (Praiano)”
The church of St. Luca the Evangelist is dedicated to the Patron of Praiano.
It was built in 1588 with an elegant baroque style and a ceramic floor.
It is divided into three naves with six altars on each side and it takes only 7 minutes by car from Africana.
“S. Maria Assunta (Positano)”
The Chuch is located in the center of Positano, in Flavio Gioia Square, few steps from Positano Beach.
It is divided into three naves and represent the heart of the town, only 20 minutes by car from Africana.
“S. Andrea (Amalfi)”
The Cathedral of S.Andrea was built in the early 13th century and rises at the top of a monumental staircase dominating the main square of the maritime republic of Amalfi.
The interior is divided into three long naves sumptuously Baroque but the underlying architecture is Romanesque.
It takes 15 minutes by car from Praiano