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Esglesia de Santa Maria

Calle Eliseu Meifren, Cadaques, Spain
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Calle Eliseu Meifren, Cadaques, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday

The walk up from the beach is through narrow, cobbled, bougainvillea lined streets and the view over Cadaques is worth the walk in itself. However, go into the church and marvel at the beautifully carved wooden structure behind the altar. It is atmospheric without the...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 5 days ago

I'm not a church lover and generally avoid at all times but this little gem is worth the history and has stunning views across Cadaques just outside.

Thank Carla O
Reviewed 1 week ago

The huge alter front of the church appeared to be all and carved and gilded wood. It was quite spectacular and very different from churches we have seen in France and Italy. They appreciate 1€ donation per person, but it wasn't required. Another euro lights...More

Thank Poppyqueen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looks stunning from a distance, slightly less impressive close up, but nice views over the town and beaches.

Thank Nick T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right in the middle of the town this church is definitely worth a visit. The decoration and the artwork inside are stunning. Please ensure you make a donation before you leave to ensure the church can be maintained

Thank Tirre
Reviewed 25 March 2017

A Euro will light up the spectacular altar and a kindly old chap will fill those minutes with explanatory details in Spanish or Catalan. An interesting point is that this church actively welcomes and has a chapel for, all other religious denominations.

Thank CoalfaceFrance
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Although closed when we were there, we cold still enjoy the courtyard and peer in to see the magnificent alter.

Thank Lena1947
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Up the side of this mountain is a monastery constructed by St Benedictine monks starting in the 10th century. Well worth the trip which is rewarded by views that are incredible. The monastery itself is an interesting historical artifact.

Thank ohioriver
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We were there on a Sunday morning so we decided to go to mass and what a treat. The alter is magnificent to look at and since my Spanish is so minimal I had no idea what the sermon was about I spent my time...More

Thank wacotom
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Follow the winding streets & get a fabulous view from outside the church looking down over the sea & coastline. Go inside & see the art work which is interesting & just a little bit different ! The altar is worth seeing & is spectacular...More

Thank dottybGalashiels
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