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Catedral de Santa Maria

C/ Cuchilleria, 95, 01001 Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
+34 945 25 51 35
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Vitoria and the Rioja Wine Region
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C/ Cuchilleria, 95, 01001 Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
+34 945 25 51 35
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I din't expect to be like this, the guide also was brilliant and she told us all the interesting info about this landamark. After visiting the inside, we also went to the top of the cathedral, from where we could see the city overview. I...More

Thank Pipi P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came across the cathedral first after a walk from the bus station. A tour in Spanish had just started and we were invited to join (tour and tower €10.50 .the cathedral is under renovation still so a hard hat was required for some of...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

The guided tour is interesting, especially seeing how and why the cathedral was in such a precarious condition. However, we felt that the tour was too rushed. There are lots of information panels that we didn't have time to look at and the part under...More

Thank Nigelbowles
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

although I couldn't go inside due to the recent construction, it seems like an amazing cathedral to be seen inside. it is huge and very impressive.

Thank blindangel
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The cathedral is being renovated and a guided tour is the only way to see it. The cathedral itself is quite pretty without being remarkable but the tour was fantastic. Tours are mostly is Castilian and Basque with English language tours only occasionally. We joined...More

Thank Largesarge1961
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This is a bit odd visit because the building is in the middle of huge restoration works. This is also a reason for its interest. The guided visit turns out to be very interesting because through the explanation of restoration works the guide explains the...More

Thank Huyggens
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Catedral de Santa Maria is much more than your typical cathedral visit. The cathedral is undergoing a very long renovation and this allows you to gain a real sense of the history, culture and architecture. From the ancient foundations, you climb up through the history...More

Thank Neil G
Reviewed 12 July 2017

You need to take a tour at the moment as renovations are underway...and have been for the last 23 years! It is really interesting...we took one with a trip up the tower which gave great views. Very interesting to watch the workmen restoring the building...More

1  Thank Pammie56
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Fascinating visit but by tour only. English tours not available every day so we used the headphones - almost useless as the Spanish tour did not coincide with our English descriptions and the guide was not compensating for this leading to much confusion. Still worth...More

1  Thank alexineberry
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The cathedral hosts a museum and it is located in a very central position of the city surrounded by green spaces. Massive and astonishing piece of art, definitely worth to see!

1  Thank Giuseppe B
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