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Se Cathedral

Old Goa, Panaji, India
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Ranked #9 of 80 Attractions in Panaji
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Architectural Buildings
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

This is near to the bom Jesus church in old Goa. comparatively newer and well maintained too. Couldn't see much when we went here as restorations were going on.

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Nashik, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

it is exactly opposite to basilica of Bom Jesus . archaeological museum , convent of st. Francis Assisi , chapel of st. Catherine , are within the same premises . Relics of st. Augustine's church , church of st. catejan , viceroy arch, adilshah palace gate are also nearby places. avoid visiting in Christmas to avoid crowd. Also avoid in... More

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Mumbai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This beautiful cathedral is located just opposite Basilica of Bom Jesus and the place is spread over a large area with well kept lawns and trees. It also has a museum which is a paid visit. Both interior and exterior architecture is good and this place is a must visit when u are in old Goa.

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Guwahati, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Less a cathedral, more a museum of a rather esoteric kind, the place looks superbly old-style from the exterior, and has several charming artifact inside that truly deserve attention. Recommended.

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

In last visit, I could see a wedding happening at Se Cathedral and it looks amazing. Of course we were visitors so only could peep through for some time. This time saw it completely and it looks good. However the lighting was not there. Good place, worth visit.

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Beirut, Beyrouth, Lebanon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Get a map, ride a motorcycle and discover the area (old Goa is charming) don't miss it! the cathedral is huge but not perfectly preserved...

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

It may be the largest church in all of Asia, but it is a little on the stark side inside. The exterior facade and the bell in the tower are quite impressive, as is the size of the interior. I bet it was amazing in its heyday when it was full of worshipers, but now it seems a little lonely.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

It is a huge white washed structure, but dark and damp and dinghy inside. There are no lights, and nothing much of interest to keep you focused even for a few minutes.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This church is nice. But it could've been nicer if they try to maintain the cleanliness and restore a bit and paint the church. I am wondering if this church is still operating because when I went here the church looks abandoned though there are few visitors..

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Bangalore, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This is just opposite to the Bom Jesus Basilica. It is an old cathedral and worth a visit if you are visiting Old Goa.

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