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The Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary stands in the location of a former ancient building - a Roman basilica. The history of the Cathedral goes back to the 12th century, when the city acquired its own diocese. Today's front...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Titov Trg, Koper 6000, Slovenia
+386 5 664 64 03
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All reviews old town nice view small fee tito square small city narrow streets beautiful place to visit simple church main altar less than an hour well worth the visit white walls sea front old palace town square cruise ship assumption
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The 5th or 6th church to be built on this site, the front facade is from earlier version. This one was created in the 1700's.The Cathedral organ is from 1733. Easy to find and a really pleasure to visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Drachsi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One day in Koper as part of a med cruise. The port was very close to the old town, just a ten minute walk. The tourist information centre was very good. Gave a map of the town with a suggested route covering the history and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank keith h
Reviewed 15 October 2018

This is a good starting point in Tito Square for sights of Koper. We visited Koper as part of our Cruise. Lovely little place. Very good view from the tower.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rameshlcfc
Reviewed 8 October 2018

With friends we took in the Cathedral and Bell tower, beautiful Cathedral and a magnificent view of the city from the top. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pam c
Reviewed 3 October 2018

If going to the Adriatic on a cruise make sure it stops in KOPER. Is a beautiful place to visit, their history, people there are so nice and friendly. Shopping for clothes at the YALA store like linen was not expensive as in the US,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank MARISAG1830
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Koper is a small town with a very busy port. The best thing to see is the Tito piazza which has three interesting buildings. It appears even when the cruise ship is in it is never very busy. Just off the square past the pharmacy...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mummytogeorgeandabby
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Great view from the bell tower. Easy enough to get to the top of it and the view is totally worth it as you'll get a great view from the city and its surroundings. The ticket cost is of 2€ and you need less than...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 920emilieg
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Koper Cathedral and Bell Tower is very good option to spend around one hour in the town of Koper. Nothing special, but just fine!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank hrcbrc
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful cathedral. We visited on a Sunday morning and mass was on. Lovely choir and beautiful paintings and altar. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gerri2016
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Take a look inside this lovely cathedral and enjoy the cool and take a moment to reflect. Lovely view from up the bell tower (small fee).

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Madfc
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