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Girona Cathedral (Catedral)

Address: Plaza de la Catedral, s/n, 17004 Girona, Spain
Phone Number: 34 972215814
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Ranked #5 of 27 Attractions in Girona
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Religious Sites, Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: This 15th-century cathedral has the second-widest nave in the world.
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Type: Religious Sites, Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: This 15th-century cathedral has the second-widest nave in the world.

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Coimbra, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015 NEW

Barcelona is not the only city to see in Cataluña. Go a bit up and you will see Girona. It's a small city, old, full of story as you walk in. Amazing views, from the walls and sunny. Good restaurants, good bars to out at night. Not on sunday and monday...but good and cosy places to go. Close to costa... More 

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Centelles, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

This place is really beautiful outside and in, i was surprised by the charge though, the architecture is incredible. you walk down this narrow little streets and then round a corner there is this place staring down at you, from the top of its steps, rather humbling

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scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Lovely building. Well maintained. Well worth a visit. Cobbled road not suitable for wheelchair access.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I didn't go inside but from walking around it is beautiful. Loads of people where around. Beautiful detail. When I next go back I'm going in.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

The outside in itself is stunning and a great photo opportunity at the bottom of the stairs. We found it interesting looking at the sculptures with their large hands. We paid 7€ each to go inside. There is also artworks on display to the side of the entrance with some beautiful tapestries. The inside is lovely too.

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Colmar, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We visited Girona from Barcelona as excursion. We needed 1h by car. There are old small alleys, stairs, church. This church has special tapestry which is very artistic for me. We stayed half day to walk around this old town. then we visited small village around Girona. As the comparison with Barcelona, visitor is not so much, so we could... More 

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Veldhoven, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Also go inside to see the cathedral and the inside court, you have to pay for it but it is worth the expenditure.

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Corte Madera, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This cathedral has the widest nave in Christendom. The shear size of the arched space is awe inspiring. There are many additions to the cathedral through the centuries, but the heart of the church is very cohesive and I was glad we stopped to see it.

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

The Cathedral was also a art museum of sorts. In Spain every cathedral is unique because of the amount of religious art.

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Glasgow
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Adult price is 7eu and student price is 5eu. This includes an audio-guide telling the history of the cathedral and some stories about the saints it is dedicated to.

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