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Visit Easter Sunday 2001

A heart felt ceremony representing all cultures during UNTAET 2001. Worthy of a visitand great for... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
Brisbane, Australia
Half Day Dili Tour - Timor Adventures

This visit was part of a the tour I did with Timor Adventures and I can not speak highly enough of... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Canberra, Australia
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19 Sep 2018
“Visit Easter Sunday 2001”
21 Jun 2018
“Half Day Dili Tour - Timor Adventures”
Dili, East Timor
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Reviewed 23 May 2016

This is a claming place away form the bussle of dili it is just a pity that it is often closed and you have to come back

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Reviewed 20 September 2018

A heart felt ceremony representing all cultures during UNTAET 2001. Worthy of a visitand great for photos

Thank Bustermov
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We did not enter this church , due to there was a funeral taking place. We heard about the visit of Pope John Paul.

Thank Sara C
Reviewed 21 June 2018

This visit was part of a the tour I did with Timor Adventures and I can not speak highly enough of the company and its guides.

Thank Envho74
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful church, but the ground had too much of trash - empty water bottles. Very disappointed to see such disrespect. Asia's 2nd largest cathedral.

Thank Shaa2016
Reviewed 15 January 2018

The Emperor Napoleon I is said to have stated, that if it is big, it is beautiful! If he is correct, this is beautiful. Otherwise, it is a a fairly average church, but bigger than usual. Timor Leste became, largely because of the Indonesian invasion...More

Thank Professional-Pilgrim
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Yes, it's a church. It's modern. In fact, it's even a bit off the beaten path, as it's outside the center of town and not near anything of interest. But if you happen to be around, then sure, why not have a look? Just be...More

Thank Importviking
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We were here on a Sunday. Services were taking place so we were only able to observe from the outside.

Thank Deb W
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Not the beautiful churches that you can expect in Italy or Spain or France for example, but ok... If you pass by visit it, otherwise don't struggle to go there...

Thank ClaudioGuerrieri
Reviewed 27 December 2016

This is a must-see in Dili. It is the main cathedral and is beautiful, with stained glass windows, open architecture, a wonderful acoustics for the choir. Inspires a sense of wonder, even in the non-reigious.

Thank Bob Q
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I should have paid attention to the precious TA reviews, as the day I visited it was closed. So I can only really comment from afar or actually from the gate. I don't really know what else to say.......

Thank Happy_relaxed_couple
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