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Cathedral (Arkikatedra Bazilika)

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Address: Katedros aikste 1, Vilnius 01143, Lithuania
Phone Number: 261 11 27
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Belfry, Crypts, Treasury

It is possible to enjoy the beauty and the serenity of the Cathedral in a few minutes by simply walking around; however, if you have the time, climb the bell tower (by the time... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

It is possible to enjoy the beauty and the serenity of the Cathedral in a few minutes by simply walking around; however, if you have the time, climb the bell tower (by the time you get to the top, you will be above the bells- great view) and tour the catacombs (guided tours only). They have a special pass that... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

This cathedral (ARKIKATEDRA BAZILIKA ) is a must go destination if you enjoy taking in the history of a city. Located in a very impressive square ,you cannot fail to be impressed by the exterior of the cathedral and the striking belfey. The interior of the cathedral is stunning,great archer's,the breathtaking chapel,and the relief's all make for a magical experience.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

I'm not usually one for cathedrals but this one is stunning. Really worth visiting and having a look around.

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Helsinki
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

This is a remarkable church with impressive interiors. It was used as a repair workshop for trucks in 1950-1956 by soviet troops (!). Don’t miss the Chapel of St. Casimir, who died to tuberculosis at the age of 25. His coffin was rumoured could cure disease, this is displayed in one fresco. The paintings on the ceiling were painted by... More 

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Poznan, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Impressive and very well maintained church in this part of Europe. Located in the centre, among other top sites of Vilnius

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Located in old town of Vilnius is this huge and impressive cathedral. In front of it there is a big square and its worth seeing if you are in Vilnius.

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Tuulos, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Cathedral itself is impressive both because of the big size and the details inside. But for me the most fascinating was climbing to the belfry i.e. bell tower beside the cathedral. Climbing up old, narrow wooden steps passing the bells up to the clock level and seeing the structures and mechanisms inside the tower was a very fascinating experince. And... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This is the biggest cathedral in Vilnius, but of course damaged during wartime, except one part of the building. I heard now the government do renovation project to rebuild it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

From the outside the huge white building seems to tend towards the kitsch. The inside is impressive, however. It is austere in its baroque architecture. The massive but simple columns are impressive as well, The ssame is true for the numerous paintings decorating the walls in an austere way.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Looks wonderful from the main square. Bit disappointing on the inside, but still worth touring around.

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Address: Address: Katedros aikste 1, Vilnius 01143, Lithuania
Phone Number: 261 11 27
Location: Europe  >  Lithuania  >  Vilnius County  >  Vilnius

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