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Full-Day Maubara and Liquica Tour from Dili
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“john paul ii” (2 reviews)
“pope” (6 reviews)
“papa” (2 reviews)
Dili, East Timor
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Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

with the most amazing scenery around it are increasingly making religious atmosphere here and the more interesting of all living arrangement and treatment nuances of religious tourism here very much and this is one of them I took pride in seeing his

Thank caturedy614
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Tasitolu (Three Seas) are three large, very shallow lakes joined together. Birdlife is starting to reestablish itself, but urban encroachment is also happening. It is largely a place to go through, although monuments built to celebrate the visit of Pope John Paul II are worth...More

Thank Bob Q
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Lovely view, and interesting sculpture to thank the Pope for helping Timor towards independence from Indonesia.Placenta tree an amazing sight!

Thank LBE71
Reviewed 23 May 2016

While it is dusty it keeps things pretty really and I actually saw some pelicans - was really interesting

Thank Darwintlyover21
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Nice place to see and know more about the faith and believes of the island people, the pope was there

Thank Carlos M
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Well worth a visit, this is a really good likeness. The view is very good, although you need to go for a walk through the trees to get a photo. Also good views on the way up and down.

Thank Terry T
Reviewed 8 April 2016

The Papa statue not as big as Christ the other end of Dili but still worth a look as you head out of town

Thank bencars0n
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Tasitolu is an attraction in the western edge of Dili. It is an area of small lakes but is more notable for having a statue of Pope John-Paul II on one of its hills as a kind of mirror to the Cristo Rei statue on...More

Thank Malarchy
Reviewed 16 February 2016

We visited the site just before flying as is it next to the airport.. Good time to visit is in the morning as it is cool and the sun shines on the statue. There are quite a few stairs and at the top a small...More

Thank IJKMan
Reviewed 8 February 2016

if you are lucky you will see a pelican but the Papa statue is most underwhelming - such a pity given the location

Thank Liza G
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