Cathedral and Bell Tower of St. Domnius, Split

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Cathedral and Bell Tower of St. Domnius feature a third century mausoleum, 12th century bell tower, and 17th century chorus. Visit the Catholic cathedral that claims to be the oldest in the world with its original structure. Admire the rich ornaments and carvings of 14 scenes from the life of Christ on the cathedral's monumental wooden door. Examine the interiors, which show reliefs of Diocletian and his wife around the dome. Enter the cathedral treasury and look for the relics of Saint Duje, which were brought to cathedral after his death. The top of the Bell Tower offers a stunning view of Split. Plan a Split trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
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  • It is worth paying the entrance to access the interior of the Cathedral and climb to the top of the Tower (not recommended to people with vertigo or mobility problems). The top gives a magnificent panoramic view of the city.
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  • The view from the top is worth the climb on the narrow steps. Very nice and enjoyable landscape in August a little tail to climb
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  • St. Michael's Cathedral. Duje is located in the former mausoleum of Diocletian. Variable wind history has meant that the final resting place of Emperor was converted into a cathedral dedicated to one of his Christian victims. Dujama: Bishop-martyr. This is the oldest Cathedral in the world. The Interior is not big, but very effective. The most impressive unless the main altar. As big impressive view from Bell Tower, while the input on it for people that do not have a fear of heights. Climbing compensates for the views of the entire old town of split. The Cathedral, the Bell Tower and the Treasury. You can go to the crypt. Lucy's but there's nothing especially interesting is not.
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