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Saint Demetrius Orthodox Cathedral

Saint Demetrius Orthodox Cathedral, Berat, Albania
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Modern day grand orthodox cathedral

This cathedral was build after the fall of communism, in the 90s and early 2000´s. However, like in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Katrien S
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Ghent, Belgium
nice

while you are in berat you can visit this church not really must visit but if you have spare time... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
nomad4838
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Fethiye, Turkey
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2 weeks ago
“Modern day grand orthodox cathedral”
21 Dec 2017
“nice”
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Saint Demetrius Orthodox Cathedral, Berat, Albania
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This cathedral was build after the fall of communism, in the 90s and early 2000´s. However, like in many of the new orthodox churches, the interior decorations are not yet finished. Like a lot of other modern day orthodox churches, although decorated with frescos as...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

while you are in berat you can visit this church not really must visit but if you have spare time you can see and take photos

Thank nomad4838
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We were of the ideas that the cathedrals were open to public which is not necessary the case for the mosques. To our surprise in Berat, the cathedral was closed, with no signs telling us when it would be open, while the king's mosque was...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2017

A modern Orthodox church in the center of Berat, within a stone's throw of the main mosque, this is worth a stop. Nothing particularly striking inside, but a pretty church and good place to reflect on Albania's multi-faith heritage.

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Reviewed 28 May 2017

This is rather impressive building, but left me a bit cold. The inside walls are white, but already looked rather soiled and I fear in a few years will look dingy. The rest is unmemorable, except to note the expense that recently has gone into...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2016

In the centre of town. Adjacent to Car Park. Worth a photograph, but there are much better places to visit nearby.

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Reviewed 30 January 2016

Except for being a new church there is nothing particular with it. We used to see some older beautiful churches and could have skipped this one.

Thank 485arbenp
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Reviewed 20 August 2015

This is a new church ,replacing the old one that disapear during komunist goverment with Enver hoxha on top .

Thank Leo N
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Reviewed 20 July 2015

The church was absolutely worth going to see. Whatever preserved frescoes there were are magnificent and it was great to see that some workers hadn't painted over the frescoes!

Thank ldtc2
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