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Incredible sunset

If you find nice weather in the area, go there for a beautiful sunset. Sea crashing against the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Adrian0902
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Zaragoza, Spain
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A Perfect Closure for Camino

I came to Muxia with a heavy heart. No one, I mean no guidebook ever mention tell me what should I... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
TerminatorT2
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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A Coruna / Costa da Morte / Muxia / Rua Punta da Barca, 15124, Muxia, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you find nice weather in the area, go there for a beautiful sunset. Sea crashing against the rocks with a church just besides the sea

Thank Adrian0902
Reviewed 22 July 2018

I came to Muxia with a heavy heart. No one, I mean no guidebook ever mention tell me what should I do to close such an amazing chapter. After more than a month of walking on Camino Santiago, I was at a lost at the...More

Thank TerminatorT2
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

I was here with a tour group. Luckily, our tour director knew the priest, so the Church was opened for us to visit. It is a beautiful Church which has been renovated after a fire. There are replicas of boats belonging to fishermen hanging from...More

Thank Mur40
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely on a sunny day with sparkling ocean. Scenery around is gorgeous especially with all field flowers in bloom

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Located on a small rock cliff overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, this sanctuary has some of the best views that I have seen. The structute itself is a bit modernist, with clean lines, topped off by a couple of bell towers that give it the distinctive...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Although the church was closed, you could see through a grill way into the renovated church. I was more interested in the surroundinds, the rocks and the sea and the birds.

Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a beautiful but simple church right on the coast. The sea and rocks are in front and on one side of the church. An easy walk from town.

Thank Catherine993
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Having the church behind you, the sea is fantastic, the rocks, everything around. If you go inside it's a nice place, renovated, because there was a fire several years ago. Now it's ok. There are a lot of pilgrims in their pilgrimage. Nice to breathe...More

Thank GlobeTrip78
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The first thing we did when we arrived here, was going to the tourist information office. They told us some legends about the rocks and the healing powers they would have. It's a really nice view and you can walk around for a while. A...More

Thank MeInTheClouds
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Finally get to Muxia and out to see the Santuario da Virxe da Barca. Just back from the Atlantic Ocean this impressive austere stone church. No entry - pity. Always wanted to see where the Camino ends and this was it. A bit of a...More

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