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Cattedrale di San Giusto

Piazza della Cattedrale 2, 34121, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 322 4575
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“bell tower” (13 reviews)
“worth the climb” (10 reviews)
“roman temple” (10 reviews)
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Piazza della Cattedrale 2, 34121, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 322 4575
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Reviewed yesterday

A small fee to pay for such a grand view of Trieste. The gift shop sells tickets to the bell tower overlooking Trieste, the port, and the Gulf of Trieste. Also in view are the Roman Basilica Forense Ruins. The inside of the church is...More

Thank flyingkiwi2017
Reviewed 2 November 2017

This cathedral is built on the site of an old Roman forum and has gone through several iterations over the centuries. One of its most striking treasures are the mosaics that date from the 11th or 12th centuries. Even if you've become jaded to the...More

Thank Indiesurfer
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Nice cathedral in pearl of Italy. We loved this city and fully recommend to everybody to visit this beautiful north Italian city.

Thank Milan V
Reviewed 30 October 2017

From Santa Maria Maggiore Church, we climbed up to this cathedral, seeing sea views on the way. Restrooms were also on the way near the cathedral. The present cathedral was made in the 14th century by joining two side-by-side basilicas which had been built between...More

Thank japanguide
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Typical cathedral made more interesting by its proximity to the ruins of the Roman temple that was the source of many of the construction materials.

Thank jja5
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We walked up all the steep steps and the road up to the Cathedral and although it was quite tiring, it was well worth it. You get interesting views of Trieste and see some of the back streets which are very attractive. The front of...More

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Very interesting cathedral located on the hilltop overlooking Trieste. A nice climb through winding streets is well worth the climb to see the church. The mosaics inside were amazing and there are some ancient Roman ruins outside. Nice view of Trieste.

Thank Dale L
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful, wonderful mosaics. An old building with a simple facade and in parts very simply decorated inside, then there are the mosaics.

Thank Janisa1
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We climbed up to the Cathedral a great thing to do. It is a wonderful old Byzantine type cathedral with two ancient churches joined with newer central bit. There are some very old frescoes. We climbed the church tower and had it to ourselves. The...More

Thank susanwalsh
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Stopped off here on our short tour . Nice enough church with some amazing frescos etc A lot of work has gone into it to keep it a good condition and as we the weather wasn't that great when we were there it provided welcome...More

Thank GedJon1
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