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Girona Cathedral (Catedral)

Plaza de la Catedral, s/n, 17004 Girona, Spain
34 972215814
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Ranked #6 of 29 attractions in Girona
Type: Religious Sites, Historic Sites
Description: This 15th-century cathedral has the second-widest nave in the world.
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

This cathedral evolved over 4 centuries so it is unlike some of the more classic cathedrals you find in Spain. It looks odd and non-symmetrical but is still mightily impressive. You can buy one ticket which will admit you to this and the neighbouring Basilica - good value.

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London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Gerona is a fantastic little city,25 minutes by coach from Gerona airport costing 5.50Euro return,The old town is probably 1 of the nicest you will ever visit,Cathedrals,Turkish baths and lovely old streets are a must.Great hotels at a Budget price,fantastic restaurants and café,s also great shops it has it all.Bus and train station is central with you having a 10/15... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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82 reviews 82 reviews
24 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Inside this old-walled city you will find easily this cathedral, seen from several Kilometres due to its high position. If you like the photography you will find some interesting points to take good shots from outside (inside the pictures are forbidden, with or without flash), just try to go when the tourists are still sleeping or already gone. Inside, you'll... More

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Krakow, Poland
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49 reviews 49 reviews
23 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Very well preserved with some wonderful antiquary, from all periods of its history (including the Spanish Civil War)

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4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

If you visit on a Sunday the entrance is free of charge.Nice large cathedral worth the visit if you have some spare time

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Athens, Greece
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

This cathedral is of an imrpressive size! You pay 7 euro to visit it, and two more attractions near by. Behind the cathedral, you have an easy access to Girona's old walls.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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152 reviews 152 reviews
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73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Gerona cathedral is impressive and he museum well worth your time. The town is plesant and not to big everything can be seen in an day,s excursion from the coast.

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Ridgefield, CT
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232 helpful votes 232 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We visited Girona and fell in love with it! It is a scenic historic town well worth spending the time to explore. There are two churches in Girona, the Cathedral and the Bascilica. You can purchase a ticket for both places and you get a tape player to learn of the history. The Bascilica was great, very old , and... More

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Letchworth, United Kingdom
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116 attraction reviews
504 helpful votes 504 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

The Cathedral of Girona dominates the city and looking up at it from the bottom of the steps is fantastic. Externally the cathedral is amazing but once inside it is a sight to behold as it has the widest gothic nave in the world. The cloisters are a worthy detour where there is an exhibition of cassocks through the ages.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

We were staying close by and only went to this Church by chance. But I suggest you make the effort! Have seen lots of churches, but this one is worth it.

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