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Buen Pastor Cathedral

Plaza del Buen Pastor, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Plaza del Buen Pastor, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well maintained and even more beautiful inside. Spanish, Basque, and bilingual masses offered. Bathroom is located outside on the right side, take steps down. Very close to shops and cafes.

Thank Pin_Txa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were passing by and we're struck by the beautiful exterior of this cathedral. Based on previous reviews, we decided to pop inside and pleased we did so. The interior is enormous and very peaceful. The stain glass windows are gorgeous with some vivid colors...More

Thank dhilnik
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gothic style cathedral. Located in the city center and surrounded with lot of shops to spend the day outm

Thank Marimar D
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We went to the cathedral on a rainy day. We especially liked the altar with Jesus portrayed as the shepherd. Very beautiful. We found the Jesus in the glass box to the left a little creepy though!! Free entry and a nice place to stop,...More

Thank sh-gallen
Reviewed 9 July 2017

The cathedral, built in a largely neo-gothic style, was consecrated in 1897 and is dedicated to the Good Shephard. It is built in the style of a Latin Cross with 3 aisles. The interior is rather austere except for the many magnificent stained glass windows....More

Thank westy54
Reviewed 9 July 2017

You can see the cathedral spires from all over the city - very prettily lit at night too. The pedestrianised strip down from it - Reyes Catolicos has some great bars to grab an evening drink and people watch

Thank davidandmel
Reviewed 15 June 2017

lovely place to visit in the heart of the shopping area. it is easy to find as you can see it from a distance. Mass is held in this church so you cannot visit at that time

Thank cgab2013
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This Church is more breathtaking from the outside than the in, but all the same it is a lovely place to visit for some peace and quiet and contemplation. We liked it very much and I personally loved staring at the outside of the Church...More

Thank Nikki D
Reviewed 3 June 2017

After the the often dark and highly decorated interiors of other Cathedrals this at first sight appears somewhat austere and barren but the vastness grows on you as you sit and take in the atmosphere.

Thank eonaLondon
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Built in 1897 it is an amazing old church with many alters where they allow you to wander around and view. There was even one person doing confession when we were there and another bible study going on the back room. The church is well...More

Thank Robyn-and-Rob
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