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St. Francis Friary and Church on the Island of Cres

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Church and cloisters

Place is really human like. It is not closed for visitors during the day. You can walk around, sit... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Miha P
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Maribor, Slovenia
Peaceful and Tranquil in lovely setting

Very nice church and in particular the cloisters were very nice. The Friary is set in Cres Town... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
PhilJamesBristol
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Bristol
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2 Sep 2018
“Church and cloisters”
24 Aug 2017
“Peaceful and Tranquil in lovely setting”
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Trg Svetog Frane 6, Cres 51557, Croatia
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

Place is really human like. It is not closed for visitors during the day. You can walk around, sit down in a church to pray or meditate or just for a rest. It is possible to visit two cloisters and a garden with some sculptures....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Miha P
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Very nice church and in particular the cloisters were very nice. The Friary is set in Cres Town alongside the marina/harbour

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank PhilJamesBristol
Reviewed 13 May 2017

When tourists are walking around the Cres - city, they usually visit the main parish church and local museum. Franciscan monastery is located not far from the new bus station. It has three interesting parts: church, big cloisters and smaller one (both with many carved...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Miha P
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Lovely Franciscan church and monastery with an absolutely stunning cloister. There is a museum, too, with some very valuable books and paintings. During the summer, there are concerts in the cloister.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank hrcaksmrcak
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice church still in function not really big located in the harbour to be visited and spent sometime inside. Super to meditate ❤️

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Samir S
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Very peaceful place . In addition to crickets and church bells nothing can be heard . Very peaceful place . We were there with several family and it was a real holiday . The city and the beaches are close and the whole town has...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Antun K
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