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Church of St.George
The Parish Church of St. George
The Trsat parish had a parish house in the early 18th century. It was rebuilt almost from the ground after the earthquake had almost destroyed it in 1750. The second floor was built in 1807, and nowadays the parish house is managed by the Archdiocese. Today, the Parish Pastoral Council, the Parish Economic Council for the Parish Caritas and the Heart of Jesus and Mary prayer group are in charge. On October 18, 2009 in the Parish of St. George, in the village of Orehovica, a blessing took place for the restored chapel of Our Lady of Lourdes in Rijeka.
Category: Temple Church Mosque, Old town,
Petar Zrinski street, Trsat 51000
45.331982, 014.455268 (45°19’55.1″N, 014°27’19.0″E)
00385 (0)51 452 921
Near the church of St. George also be sure to visit:
– Trsat Castle in which there is a cafe, museum and magnificent view of the river and Kvarner. GPS coordinates: 45.332175, 014.455527 (45°19’55.8″N,014°27’19.9″E), Address: Petar Zrinski street.
– The Church of Our Lady of Trsat and Park. GPS coordinates: 45.331080,014.456953 (45°19’51.9″N, 014°27’25.0″E), Address: Frankopan square.
GPS coordinates: 45.331982, 014.455268 (45°19’55.1″N, 014°27’19.0″E)
Address: Petar Zrinski street, Rijeka 51000
The Parish Church of St. George is located outside of the old town of Rijeka on the top of the hill in Trsat in Petar Zrinski street (it is located near popular Trsat Castle).
From the old part of the city of Rijeka you can come and walk up the hill Trsat which is about 1.5 km or 25 minutes of walking (you have to get to the Petar Kružić stairs that lead to the top of Trsat). They have 560 stairs. GPS coordinates of the stairs: 45.327943, 14.449038 (45 °19’40.6 “N 14 °26’56.5” E)
– By car:
From the old part of the city of Rijeka (fromt the city tower) car you drive about 4km.
At the top of Trsat is parking along the road, which is free of charge. Here you can leave your car at the coordinates: 45.330828, 14.456263 (45°19’51.0″N 14°27’22.6″E)
If you are driving with a car, show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do Župne crkve svetog Jurja koja se nalazi na Trsatu pored popularne Trsatske gradine-tvrđave. Hvala!
You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Molim Vas uključite taksimetar. Hvala!
Please can you tell me how to find this sight:
Molim Vas da me uputite prema Župnoj crkvi svetog Jurja koja se nalazi na Trsatu pored popularne Trsatske gradine-tvrđave. Hvala!
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