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Very peculiar. Very impressive. Quite contradictory

Yes, this basilica impressive. Yes, the numerous details are amazing. And yes, it is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
You fill God Presence at

Nice architecture, impressed, Holy Spirit For their first visit in Africa, my children were... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yes, this basilica impressive. Yes, the numerous details are amazing. And yes, it is understandable that lots of people also wonder whether this was really necessary. As contradictory as reactions are, make up your own mind and go there. The guides at the church are...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2018

Nice architecture, impressed, Holy Spirit For their first visit in Africa, my children were speechless I was nice also to show what human is able to do for God. We stay there for 2 hour meditation and prayer and we felt blessed

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Reviewed October 12, 2018

This was our second attempt to visit the largest attraction in Yamoussoukro. This church is breathtaking and has so much history in its walls. We received a tour right before Sunday mass. This is a must see while in Cote D'Ivoire.Admission was 2,000CFA

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Reviewed October 1, 2018

well, I spend a few months just beside this place. its superb, grand and too good. but very isolated from the city. and quite a bit boring too. interior os super cool specially the glass works. and the exterior os superb and grad. has a...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

My visit to the Basilica was depressing. This building is completely out of place, was clearly hugely expensive to build and is hugely expensive to maintain. The money could have been used to build roads and clear up trash from the streets. The building is...More

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Reviewed July 4, 2018

The Basilica was a highlight of my trip to Cote d'Ivoire. I visited on a day trip from Abidjan, which is just a couple hours away by good highway. The basilica entrance is modeled after St. Peter Square. Only the basilica in Yamoussoukro is in...More

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Reviewed May 27, 2018

The basilica is great... Amazing a real treat to see. I travelled on my own to Cote D'Ivoire so I decided to hire a car... It was expensive, about £100 for the day but a very easy way to do it. I stayed at La...More

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Reviewed May 7, 2018

The architecture of this Basilica is incredible and in the middle of no where. So many details were considered in building it, which is especially impressive considering its size. We went there on a day trip from Abidjan, which was easily done as there is...More

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Reviewed March 19, 2018

Did you know that, according to the Guinness Book of Records, this Basilica of Our is the largest church in the world, surpassing St Peter's Basilica, with an exterior area of about 30,000 m²? Anyone passing by Yamoussoukro must have this great experience of visiting...More

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Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

It’s good to see the biggest church but their is not much crowd on weekdays and not much vegetarian foods available except Pizza.

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