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Basilica de Sant Francesc

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Address: Plaza Sant Francesc 7, 07001 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
Phone Number: +34 971 71 26 95
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Monastry

This monastry has a splendid square courtyard and a huge splendid church. It is an active school. Lots of traffic on weekdays at begin and end of classic class hours.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
BillemonM
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Brussels, Belgium

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This monastry has a splendid square courtyard and a huge splendid church. It is an active school. Lots of traffic on weekdays at begin and end of classic class hours.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting, lovely to find out more about the history of such a beautiful building! Did not take long to walk around but worth a visit !

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not far from the Cathedral and worth the walk. It has wonderful cloisters and a truly amazing church. There are historic displays and information and being off the beaten track means it's also a serene place, in keeping with its purpose. Recommended.

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Den Haag, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There were almost no other visitors in this important church. It contains the tomb of the most important Mallorcan philosopher, mathematician and theologian Ramon Llull. He belonged to the Franciscan order. The church has also an interesting chapel dedicated to the martyrs of Gorinchem, The Netherlands. Opposite to the chapel is a large painting with a view of the harbor... More 

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This basilica is stunning. The courtyard is so peaceful. There are benches in the courtyard where you can sit and read the information sheets provided, which explain the various areas of the basilica. The architecture inside the basilica is beautiful and there are many separate areas where you can sit and reflect. We thought that the interior of the basilica... More 

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Brampton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Our first stop of the Royal Caribbean Harmony of the Seas trip. One of my favorite place. Not far from the port and love the walk around the areas. Lovely shops and cafes. Beautiful cathedral and really enjoyed the places.

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Salzburg, Austria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Very quiet, not far from the centre. Take a seat in the courtyard and read through the information. Great litte restaurant on the place before the church

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We arrived via Royal Caribbean Harmony of the Seas. We found that the town was very clean with nice older buildings. The street vendors were more entertaining than bothersome like they can be in other tourist areas. We purchased tickets to tour the basilica and found it to be a nice informative tour with beautiful photo opportunities.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We had this place all to ourselves , what a beautiful place , a hidden , secret gem . I don't know why people don't visit this place as much as the cathedral .

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Livingston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Entrance to this building is a very modest 5 euros. In fact the ticket also gives admittance to another 5 linked attractions although I'm not aware of the duration for which the ticket is valid. The cloister really is a joy to behold, it is such a relaxing place to be and very well maintained. The Basilica also proved to... More 

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