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Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Candelaria

Candelaria, 38530 Candelaria, Tenerife, Spain
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Candelaria, 38530 Candelaria, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful chapel and lovely walk from our hotel punta del rey some great wee gift shops around the area definitely worth a visit

Thank catherinegreen1995
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here whilst on holiday. Impressive building which has a souvenir shop next door to get funds. Shame it has beggars at both entrances.

Thank Burkeybond
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've never seen such a beautiful Chapel especially the interior and the statues of the former king on the promenade are also fantastic.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a coach trip around the Island and our guide told us about this place before we stopped which was good, as otherwise we probably would not have known it even existed. Although I am not the religious type it was well worth the...More

Thank Andy L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying at the Punta del Rey hotel and had a stroll along the promenade to reach the beautiful Candelaria. The square with the basilica at the centre was lovely. To get inside the basilica was free (we were surprised) but there is not...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We visited early on a Tuesday morning (9am) Never before have I got emotional when visiting a building, but as soon as you walk into this place it just hits you. This is the locals church and they very kindly let us tourists invade their...More

Thank jo h
Reviewed 7 May 2017

It is surprisingly calm and uncrowded here. We past by on our way to the South airport. The basilica is a 1950s building and kind of the only sight in the town. Rather not worth a distinct trip. The statue of the virgin is a...More

Thank kr0elle
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Statues amazing a few shops and bars Madonna is in a different place strange need to explore surrounding streets

Thank shirley h
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I don't like churches etc but it is nice little town with good looking basilica next to the beach short walk with views from town ( free parking for 1 hour, then paid but not expensive)

Thank ammarcanna
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This basilica with the statue of Virgin of Candelaria (a black one) is the reason why Candelaria is a pilgrimage capital of the Canary Islands. However, I liked the view of the basilica from the outside more than its interior. The windswept statues of 9...More

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28 April 2017|
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Response from sonulique | Reviewed this property |
From around 9 a.m. until around 6 p.m. I hope this helps.
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Response from Nuala D | Reviewed this property |
We walked from Las Caletillas to Candelaria, but the bus Company on Tenerife is called TITSA. They have their routes and timetables on the internet.