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More than just climbing a tower

From the guidebook, we knew there was more to this than just climbing the tower and the views, and... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Katrien S
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Ghent, Belgium
Definitely worth doing

Go round the back of the cathedral to find the 'tower tour' entrance. You can climb up above the... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2018
Meg D
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Bath, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

From the guidebook, we knew there was more to this than just climbing the tower and the views, and indeed there is quite a bit more. For one, you walk through both cathedrals at a height somewhere close to the ceiling, giving an impressie view...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

We fancied the night time rooftops tour and booked our tickets at the ticket office earlier in the day as the number is limited. The person selling us the tickets did not speak English and our Spanish is that not great....but we thought the tour...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

Go round the back of the cathedral to find the 'tower tour' entrance. You can climb up above the cathedral and see the city from above. It also gets you into the upper areas of the old and new cathedrals. Last entry is at 7pm;...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Meg D
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

The jeronimus clock tower dominates Salamanca. It is extremely high and is part of the cathedrals. It costs under €4 to go in. Now then, you MUST realise that you have to do a lot of climbing to get to the top, and for part...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

This cathedral is very detailed and very interesting. I like the old European cathedrals, and this one, and others in Spain, did not disappoint. The arches are really awesome and it is possible to walk up top.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

One of the most stunning cathedrals I've ever seen. Definitely worth seeing. Worth paying to go up the cathedral.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

After paying the small entry fee, we proceeding climbing the stairs to the top. Along the way to the top, there are several levels offering with nice views of Salamanca and historical information in Spanish, We passed through the rear of the cathedral, where the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

Don't be afraid of the climb. Because there are side trips at various levels this is done a little at a time. You also go inside both Cathedrals and get a good view of each from above. While this does not allow a detailed look...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AlanofLondon
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We chose to pay to go up the tower rather than pay to go into the Cathedrals based on the TA reviews. As well as the views from the external roof area you also get a view of the interior of the new cathedral from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

This is a visit of both cathedrals from the inside. Some stairs involved. Very interesting tour, totally different from ground view.

Date of experience: October 2018
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