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Succursal Church Of The Holy Spirit By The Lake

Cerkev Sv. Duha, Bohinjsko Jezero 4265, Slovenia
+386 41 393 689
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Almost Didn’t Go

Would have been a huge mistake to have passed on going inside. At €8 per person (4 for the church... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Tupelo010835
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Denton, Texas
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Six Toes

Unfortunately, the church was locked. We were able to peek thru windows. On many churches along our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Douglas I
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Conway, Arkansas
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  • Excellent37%
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  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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Cerkev Sv. Duha, Bohinjsko Jezero 4265, Slovenia
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+386 41 393 689
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Would have been a huge mistake to have passed on going inside. At €8 per person (4 for the church and 4 for the tower), I nearly let this one go by. Glad I didn’t. The interior of the small chapel is stunning. Full, just...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately, the church was locked. We were able to peek thru windows. On many churches along our journey are frescos depicting Saint Christopher, patron saint of travelers. The painting are giant sized, On this particular church, the artist gave the saint 6 toes. Why? You...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

This small Baroque style church dates back to the mid 18th century. Church has camelback wooden roof which was very common in 18th century Slovenian churches. Main door dates to 1743 and bell tower to 1744. Grand in style but not size.

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

A nice old change from the medieval period , 11 century . Known for its wall paintings .one of the most photographed in Slovenia . Pay a short visit .

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

What a view of Lake Bohinj the Church of St.John the Baptist has, this Romanesque-Baroque church dates back to the late 10th to mid 11th century, from the outside there are frescoes depicting St.Christopher, as the sign out the front of the church states St.Christopher...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

There are three churches around the lake that are all very similar and all very pretty. I have included a photo of one of the other for an example.

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Reviewed 15 April 2017

If you are around the lake, take a stop at this church, even if closed. A worthwhile example of local religiosity and care for tradition.

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Reviewed 19 September 2016

If you are in the Bohinj Lake area, do not miss this small church with nice murals, impressively well kept.

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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Very beautiful tiny littke church at the eastern part of Lake Bohinj. It looks fine from the outside, but the inside is fine and cosy too. Go inside after walking around or swiming in fresh waters of Bohinj.

Thank Boris B
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Reviewed 11 June 2016

Church is nice, also with view of the lake, but you can't park in Ribcev laz and the valley for free. Everywhere you have to pay 1Eur/ hour so You can't enjoy food or long walk along lake, because the clock on parkmeter is ticking...

Thank fishchps
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