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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 13 August 2018
Steve R
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Lititz
A real landmark

Entering the town this is a sight one cannot miss. The building is more impressive on the exterior... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Stephan1954
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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13 Aug 2018
“Dominates the Town”
7 May 2018
“A real landmark”
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Fagaras, Romania
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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

You could say it is an impressive building but I believe that the gem of Fagaras town remains the fortress nearby. I specifically called it a building because this cathedral doesn’t inspire me to call it a church. I am not going to keep going...More

Thank Ana P
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful church on the way to many amazing sites. The details are great and wow the gold details :). Pretty!

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Reviewed 13 August 2018

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
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.

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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
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
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.

1  Thank Fulger19
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
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

3  Thank Lee A
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

1  Thank marcobrescia00
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