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Worth the climb!

It's quite steap to go from the beach to this church. But very much worth it. It's very sober... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mik S
A steep climb to the church

The climb to the church is quite steep, but the view from the top is beautiful. The church interior... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Annette R
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 22 March 2017

church on the hill, how i called it when i was kid, i use to live in volosko,and when i got to think something i walk alongside lungo mare ,i came to slatina and take stairs to church, emty very often, the church gave me...More

1  Thank Karlo H
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 24 September 2016

It can be considered a peculiar work of Oparija’s architecture. The building was designed by the architect Karl Seidl and its construction began in 1906 the stated city being then a fashionable resort for the Austro-Hungarian elite. The end of the Austrian control over the...More

1  Thank periandro
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's quite steap to go from the beach to this church. But very much worth it. It's very sober, which we like. Happy we did the effort to walk to it (we are not very mobile)

Thank Mik S
Reviewed 20 August 2018

The climb to the church is quite steep, but the view from the top is beautiful. The church interior is basic with little decoration, but this creates an atmosphere of reverence. The dome is wonderful to note from out- and inside

Thank Annette R
Reviewed 23 February 2018

This green-domed church is clearly visible up a hill from the seaside pathway. It is worth the several block uphill walk and imposing stairs right in front. It may not be the oldest church in the area, but it is nicely decorated inside and has...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

For old church lovers, nice small church in Opatija, almost in the center, 300 meters uphill, behind Remisens Hotel Palace Bellevue and shopping center Slatina.

Thank andrej k
Reviewed 3 October 2017

along the water, near Angelina park. Very beautiful! Very interesting history and statutes. Lovely rose and flower garden.

Thank cissioloomi
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Main church of Opatija grandiose outside but very modest inside. Nevertheless worth visiting. The view from the hill is spectacular.

Thank vlamal
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

The church is impresive, positioned on the hill above promenade and Slatina beach. It is demanding to climb the number of stairs to reach the church entrance but it is must see place.

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

if you do an effort and walk up the stairs, the curch is really nice both in and out. The view is not as good but worth the walk

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Reviewed 22 March 2017

church on the hill, how i called it when i was kid, i use to live in volosko,and when i got to think something i walk alongside lungo mare ,i came to slatina and take stairs to church, emty very often, the church gave me...More

1  Thank Karlo H
Reviewed 5 January 2017

My wife and I enjoy visiting churches to see their design and artwork.This church is very unique for its brickwork and simplicity.

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