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Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

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Dominates the Town

Impressive orthodox cathedral. Stunning both inside and out. I visited in July and the cathedral... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Steve R
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Lititz
Massive and Brasov

Visible from every side of the city, you can also admire it from the main road, as the road to... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2018
BiSMitic
,
Belgrade, Serbia
via mobile
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4 days ago
“Dominates the Town”
7 May 2018
“A real landmark”
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Fagaras, Romania
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Impressive orthodox cathedral. Stunning both inside and out. I visited in July and the cathedral filled my hotel window from across the circle. It was radiant in both the sunshine and the rainy afternoons and foggy mornings. Its a quick visit.

Thank Steve R
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Visible from every side of the city, you can also admire it from the main road, as the road to Braşov goes straight through the city and right beside the church.

Thank BiSMitic
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Entering the town this is a sight one cannot miss. The building is more impressive on the exterior than the interior. The exterior with the white stone facade and the golden domes are impressive, on the inside the cathedral is rather empty, but reflects the...More

Thank Stephan1954
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Only saw the cathedral walking beside it in the night. but it was a great view with the lights on it.

Thank stefanprisacariu
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

I was on a day trip to Fagaras, and one of the attractions visited was this orthodox church. Very impressive and big, i liked the golden cupolas.

Thank Fulger19
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

The place was huge on the outside and very beautiful but when you went in the space was not used well and it seemed like it was either still under construction or being maintained.

Thank Ali_Al-Ghanim
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

The magnificent Cathedral of St John The Baptist at Fagaras was gleaming in the sunshine as I approached Fagaras intending to visit the citadel there. But this wonderful building with its gold plated dome completely dominated the skyline on the approach to the city, so...More

1  Thank Lee A
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

A new cathedral that is born in the heart of Fagaras, is really very beautiful aesthetically and imposing, beautiful also the interior

Thank marcobrescia00
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Objective of the orthodox building , built in the last ten years . Has the role of the cathedral . Built in the city of , in the area of the reverse drive roundabout from BIG and medieval castle fortified of Fagaras . Located on...More

Thank Nicolae M
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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

On the way to Brasob we stopped by in the small town Fagaras. The cathedral is in the city centrer right next to the fortress. It id located in the city park

1  Thank Budfit
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