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Cathedral (Arkikatedra Bazilika)

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Address: Katedros aikste 1, Vilnius 01143, Lithuania
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Beautiful inside and out

A really lovely church to visit. The outside is as much Roman temple as it is a curch but the thumping big cross on top leaves you in no doubt that it is a church. Lovely inside... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 January 2017
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

A really lovely church to visit. The outside is as much Roman temple as it is a curch but the thumping big cross on top leaves you in no doubt that it is a church. Lovely inside too. Worth visiting.

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

This is the perfect place to be especially in summer. Being there you can feel that city is alive - there are a lot of people passing by, children are playing or riding bikes and skateboards, friends are drinking coffee. It is a huge space so everybody here fits perfectly together.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Must visit. I went on a Sunday when they had a sermon. The cathedral was full of people. The architecture of the building is amazing and clean.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Beautiful classical cathedral in the heart of Vilnius. Just right near King's palace (now museum) Highly recommended to visit to have a look and/or to pray.... Don't forget Cathedral caves, it is place of rest - Lithuanian Dukes and Queen.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

A must to take pictures. Beautiful architecture design. Went with kids and old mother. Although we were not able to enter, the cathedral could be admired from the outside. I have lovely photos taken after christmas 2016.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This is a must see location. The cathedral is beautiful and very well-maintained. Church services are usually in Lithuanian but sometimes in Latin. Terrific choir and organ. No restrooms but there are plenty nearby. It is right in the center of the city and restaurants and shopping are very available nearby.

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We are locals, so visit Cathedral and its lovely square on regular basis - it's a lovely place for a walk. This year Christmas tree is different again and market is worth a visit. Dutch waffles are absolutely delicious!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Vilnius Cathedral is situated in Cathedral Square. Beautiful building. It is free to go inside and have a look and pray.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Great Christmas market in the Cathedral square with an unconventional, yet creative and cosy Christmas tree concept 🎄 🎄 🎄

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

It does not matter if you believe in God or not - this place has something spiritual. Even in ancient times it was a place for pagan temple, so if you are able to visit this white beauty - don't miss this opportunity. The best way is to pre-order guided tours (they can show you tumbs under Cathedral and tell... More 

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