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This is a beautiful ruined monastery nestled deep within the Galician forest. It is certainly a... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Camillo P
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
The feeling of a discovery

The visit requires a long detour but it is well worth it - the restored ruined of the monastery are... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
lucapE9494DU
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

It's a ruin in the woods. I didn't think it worth the effort. It's only open certain months 11-1430, 1600-1830. Closed Monday. Ok if you combine it with a walk to the waterfall. Poor website.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is a beautiful ruined monastery nestled deep within the Galician forest. It is certainly a difficult find, but is certainly worth the hardships. The style is Romanesque, and provides an interesting insight into Spanish architecture before a Moorish influence began to settle in. Although...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

The visit requires a long detour but it is well worth it - the restored ruined of the monastery are in a very good setting surrounded by a gorgeous river canyon The vegetation is lush and untouched - the 1000 years old church has been...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

We arrived to a quite location set in the mountains, the monastery was run down, but very interesting, bats in the monastery, Great to visit!!

Date of experience: July 2016
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