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Catedral de Santiago

Plaza Santiago 1, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
+34 944 15 36 27
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Plaza Santiago 1, 48005 Bilbao, Spain
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11 - 20 of 133 reviews

Reviewed 21 August 2017

My wife and I saw this beautiful Gothic church and enjoyed all the details of the church. We also went to the cloister and saw the little garden there. It is a bit overgrown and the plants need trimming.

Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Well worth a visit. The small entrance fee grants you access to this building and San Anton Church. You get an audio guide when you first go in, which is interesting and insightful. You get the full history of the building and it's inhabitants. Highly...More

Thank 19Viajera89
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

One might almost miss the Cathedral (named after Santiago the Apostle, just like the more famous one in Compostela), hidden as it is in a very small square in between the bustling activity of the Casco Viejo. The architecture is gothic and the windows inside...More

Thank Benedetta G
Reviewed 24 July 2017

For a small entrance fee (kids are free) you get an audio tour of the chapels and icons. An escape from the nearby bustle!

1  Thank Rachel P
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We try to visit cathedrals wherever we visit - this lacked any wow! factor. Other people say it is worth a few minutes visit if you are in the area -probably but keep expectations low.

Thank Biggles023
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Though it might not be as impressive as other cathedrals in Spain it well deserves a stop by if you're walking around the Casco Viejo area. I really like the cloister (3 euro entrance) because it feels as if suddenly you're out of the city,...More

Thank Jaime G
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Cathedral de Santiago is in the heart of Casco Viejo not far from romantic seven streets - Las Siete calles. You will admire a pleasing cloister and Renaissance portico.

Thank marie19512013
Reviewed 9 June 2017

The cathedral is not worth a trip on its own, but if you are passing it is certainly worthwhile popping in. Although there is not a lot to see, it has a wonderful atmosphere. Take a few minutes to sit and quietly contemplate.

1  Thank Robin042042
Reviewed 6 June 2017

WE visited so many churches. This one stood out as simply stunning. We loved walking around and seeing this gorgeous church

Thank Carolina M
Reviewed 30 May 2017

A lovely place to visit with many interesting details to discover, very charming , not to be missed on a visit to the historical centre

Thank barbarasis18
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