Sanctuary of Oropa

The Sanctuary of Oropa is considered the most important place of Marian worship, dedicated to the Black Madonna, in the Alps.

Located at 1200 meters a.s. l. in the amphitheater of the Biella Alps, it is immersed in the uncontaminated area of the Sacro Monte di Oropa Special Reserve where it is possible to walk in peace and rediscover nature away from the crowds.

Its architectural complex includes the Ancient Basilica with the statue of the Black Madonna, the Upper Basilica, the royal pavilion of the Savoy with the Treasures Museum, the Historical Archive and the very rich Library, the Meteo-seismic Observatory, the Monumental Cemetery and the Sacred Mount recognized as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

Oropa also offers the possibility of organizing meetings and conferences thanks to 2 conference rooms equipped with 150 and 70 seats and other 2 rooms with 30 and 50 seats

Inside there are approximately 200 rooms of different types

This type of room offers the best relationship between quality and price. Single, double and connecting rooms are available, ideal for a stay with the whole family. All the rooms are located in the first square of the Sanctuary.
• 124 ROOMS (single, double, triple; 3 doubles and 6 connecting rooms with facilities for disabled people)
• Toilets and showers in all rooms
• TV

Located in the panoramic towers overlooking the plain, these rooms are spacious and embellished with period furnishings.
• 43 ROOMS (single, double, triple)
• Toilets and showers in all rooms
• TV

Located in the cloister of the Ancient Basilica, these rooms are the most elegant and characterized by period furnishings.
• 19 ROOMS (doubles, including 2 suites)
• Toilets and showers in all rooms
• TV

Furthermore in the summer months , 46 rooms with shared bathrooms are also available; in the remaining months of the year they are only for groups

Inside the cloister there are also 3 self-managed structures for a total of 64 beds with attached kitchens

Inside the Sanctuary and in the immediate vicinity, you can find
– 2 bars , 1 bakery and 9 restaurants offering typical local specialties such as the famous polenta concia.
– 1 camper area with 31 pitches
– Botanical Garden (WWF Oasis)
– Adventure Park
-An interesting network of paths: the Frassati path, the Bose lake path, the Mucrone lake path, the Passeggiata dei Preti, the Oropa path (3 stages, 4 days of walking)


OVERNIGHT STAY: 250 rooms (some for disabled people) and apartments for a total of 467 beds

3 self-managed structures for a total of 64 beds with attached kitchens

CATERING: nearby bars and restaurants are independently managed

GENERAL SERVICES: Wi-fi, Disabled access, Panoramic point, Pets accepted, Parking, Playground

LANGUAGES: English, French, German, Spanish

Overnight stay in different room categories

CIR 096004-CAF-00001

Via Santuario D’Oropa, 480
13900 Oropa BI

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Reception office
TEL +39 015 25 551 200
FAX +39 015 25 551 219
HOURS : 8.00 – 19.00

FB Santuario di Oropa – Official

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