The Church of St. Euphemia, often known as the Basilica of St. Euphemia (although it is not formally a basilica minor), is a Baroque church located in the heart of the historic part of Rovinj, Croatia, dominating the town. This three-nave church was built from 1725-36, over the remains of older,…
If you aren't afraid of heights there's a breath-taking view from the church tower.
Learn the fascinating story of Santa Eufemia, Christian martyr and the patron saint of Rovinj, enjoy beautiful baroque Venetian architecture, climb up the stairs of 60 meters tall bell tower and enjoy great views.
The church of St. Euphemia is ranked among the most beautiful representations of the Baroque period in Istria and dominates the small coastal town of Rovinj. St. Euphemia is the town’s patron saint and her remains are housed in a marble sarcophagus in the church. The church of St. Euphemia is the…