Cathedral Church Of Candlemas Of The Lord, Fira

4.5
Church · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
White arches surround Cathedral Church Of Candlemas Of The Lord, featuring an impressive bell tower sitting next to a quaint little garden. Although you cannot take photographs of the interior, step inside to see walls covered with gold-plated frescoes. A favorite with locals, the cathedral remains a great place to spot the area's residents carrying on with their age-old traditions. The hilltop location provides some impressive panoramic views of the two nearby islands. Put Cathedral Church Of Candlemas Of The Lord on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Fira trip planning tool.
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  • Best in Fira! Kinda original in the style, absolutely majestic! Come and enjoy the wonderful interior, but the amazing sight from outside too!  more »
  • This church is located in Fira and a few mins' walk from the town centre. It was damaged during the 1956 earthquake but has been restored. The gold plated Frescoes is beautiful. Great for a short...  more »
  • This small church was so lovely with the architecture and glass work inside that was amazing. It was off a busy plaza but quiet inside and sitting to meditate as well as light a candle gave a sense...  more »

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