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The St. Lawrence Cathedral

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Address: Trogir, Croatia
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The cathedral, called St. John among local citizens, is the highest...

The cathedral, called St. John among local citizens, is the highest building in Trogir, dominating the area.

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Very beautiful architecture! Breathtaking. If yoy climb upstairs you will have very nice view on the whole city.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Lodz, Poland
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Lodz, Poland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very beautiful architecture! Breathtaking. If yoy climb upstairs you will have very nice view on the whole city.

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Koper, Slovenia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have many times been in this church, but a few days ago was a unique opportunity. The church kept Christmas concert. Trogir orchestra music and traditional singing groups. Beautiful and memorable.

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Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

We were not able to arrive at Trogir on 12 Nov (Sat) due to snow, strong wind along A1 expressway which was closed in the evening eventually. Thus, we were thankful that we finally got to see the Cathedral St Lawrence in Trogir on 13 Nov which happened to be a Sunday. We attended mass. The only unfortunate thing was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

One of the most beautiful cathedrals I've seen. The entrance fee allows you to go up the tower from where you will have a spectacular view. Very worth it!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

This a lovely place to visit, we were the only people in when we visited. Make sure you also buy a ticket go up the Bell tower. The staircase up to the top is a bit hairy but the fantastic views from the top make it all worthwhile.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016

We went to Trogir and this Church, (no longer a Cathedral as the Bishop no longer in residence), it a beautiful church but as I have said before for sheer splendour the Italians so far cannot be topped. It is though still well worth a visit. Our guide gave us the full information and history of the church and its... More 

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Okrug Gornji, Croatia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

I am present in Trogir whole year.What i can say abouth place wher I live, 5 km fare.The place is world well knowen, and one of the most beautiful in Croatia.It is also under UNESCO prtotection.So what more to say.Come, wisit and enjoy.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

13th century, after the old cathedral had been ruined in the Venetian destruction of the city in 1171.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

This is most probably the jewel ion Trogir. What you can see from the outside is already magnificent, but the art work and collections inside are even much better. A definite must see.

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Bremerton, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

We'd been in Trogir for 5 days before we decided to spend the $4 (approx.) to go in the cathedral. The stonework around the door and the treasury were fascinating. The climb to the belltower was also a must-do, but only one of us attempted it. If you have any fear of heights it is probably better to sit in... More 

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