Hermitage of San Bartolomeo in Legio

Parco Nazionale della Majella, Strada Provinciale 22, 65020 Roccamorice PE Average tour time: 30 minuti Start navigator

San Bartolomeo in Legio hugs a rocky outcrop in the municipality of Roccamorice, in the Majella mountains. The hermitage was restored in 1250 by Pietro da Morrone, future Pope Celestine V. There are four different staircases carved into the rock to access the hermitage. A statue of Saint Bartholomew is set in an altar niche inside. 

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