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Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower

Titov Trg, Koper 6000, Slovenia
+386 5 664 64 03
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Titov Trg, Koper 6000, Slovenia
+386 5 664 64 03
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a really beautiful cathedral. Wonderful tall columns in an unusual white reach up to a lovely domed roof. It has the advantage of being very simple in design, giving the opportunity to sit quietly and pray.

Thank Ian K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cathedral itself is amazing inside but the view from the Bell Tower (a few steps up and only 3euro each) is well worth it, giving a view of this lovely town

1  Thank gilescorenwannabe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic wiews from the top of the tower. 3 EUR for this is worth it. Walk slowly up the stairs and in the end take time to look around.

Thank Drejci81
Reviewed 13 April 2017

After our visit to Lake Bled, we had enough time to make a quick visit to Koper town. The town square and the Cathedral is a short 5 minute walk from the port. One would need to take an elevator to reach the viewpoint of...More

1  Thank GreenThumb331
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

The entrance and west end of the Cathedral of the Assumption is rather drab and in need of a sensitive restoration. But the interior is brighter, though still rather plain, a combination of late gothic vaulting given a neoclassical makeover in the 18th century, the...More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary was built in romanesque style and later renovated. From the bell tower is a nice view on the bay.

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 15 March 2017

One of the best renovated church towers along the adriatic sea shore, not the best from the outside but the inside is equiped with strong and firm stairs that are really easy to walk on. The stairs are not like those on ships but as...More

1  Thank pul_luk
Reviewed 6 March 2017

One of the smaller cathedrals, but still unique with it's very plain façade and the clock tower as well. Inside, the altar and surrounds are quite ornamental and beautiful. Didn't do the clock tower climb, so can't comment on that and we were there in...More

Thank turoar
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Weather is good in Piran. Come and visit church in Piran. Its fantastic. To be here at slovenian coast its something to see

Thank sardelca
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Nice and cosy town with a lovely Cathedral square. If you are visiting in the winter time, there is plenty of mulled wine, beautiful lights an decorations around the city. Definitely worth visiting!

Thank Dovile D
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