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It is worth visiting this monumental complex, very beautiful cathedral, especially the... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
morningstarsara01
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Barcelona, Spain
Interesting history and many outstanding gothic mason details.

The big complex is located in the town (or city?) centre of Lleida. The history of the place is... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Claus R
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Aarhus, Denmark
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

It is worth visiting this monumental complex, very beautiful cathedral, especially the cloisters.Great place to take a walk and enjoy the views at the evening.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

The big complex is located in the town (or city?) centre of Lleida. The history of the place is interesting and well described. The huge gothic church and monastery still contains outstanding gothic art building details despite wars and years of military use.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Loved this little place, great for a stop off on our road trip. Spent about an hour here. The tower is great with great views of the landscape. Definately recommend for a stop off bit there isnt much else to do here so don't plan...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful site, however very inpolite reception ( on the phone more than 5 minutes instead of selling tickets...) Only the cloister is worth the visit. Castle : nothing to see...(See picture)

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank jipinat
Xavi M, Community manager at Turo Seu Vella, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Dear visitor. Let us apologize for the unpleasant experience you lived in the Turo Seu Vella. However, we feel better knowing you have enjoyed it. Manager of Turo de la Seu Vella of Lleida

Reviewed 3 August 2018

I enjoyed visiting here with family during a recent visit. For the 6EUR entrance fee, it was a fascinating building to explore, especially the bell-tower with panoramic views across the city and beyond to the Pyrenees.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gph92
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

I can be short about the cathedral, beautifully restored after hundreds of years of wars and neglect. They have photos and videos from before and after the renovation so it’s definitely worthwhile to spend some time here.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

When you visit Lleida, do not miss the Seu Vella. The cloister is captivating, and the views from the belfry are something to die for. Bear in mind... 270 spiralling narrow steps must be negotiated to reach the top... Certainly not good for claustrophobic visitors...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Quite a hike getting there unless you use the lifts. Didn't like the 2nd one & the skywalk. We walked back!!!!! Liked the immensity of the place but thought the 6€ fee a little excessive. Sandra climbed the 238 steps to the Bell Tower and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Amazing castle, church and grounds not to be missed. I thought Tarragona Cathedral was amazing but this is simply outstanding. As this was our first visit to Lleida we weren't sure where to park so ended up parking in a large and free parking spot...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

An excellent experience learning about the castle, church and surrounding grounds. Give yourself at least 2 hours to explore. There is so much to see here and a lot of documented information on the architecture and it’s past. The bell tower is a bit tough...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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