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Address: C/ Cuchilleria, 95, 01001 Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
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Vitoria and the Rioja Wine Region
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A great way to venture into the city`s history

Not long ago the old cathedral of Vitoria was nearly falling due to long standing problems in the foundations of the temple. After that, it has been renovated and it flaunts... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
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Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Not long ago the old cathedral of Vitoria was nearly falling due to long standing problems in the foundations of the temple. After that, it has been renovated and it flaunts itself beautifully. A visit to the tower is worth to enjoy the views

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Lets face it, Vitoria is nice city, but not lots to do. I've been going there as an American married to a Spaniard from here for 13 years. However, I just went on a tour this last Christmas of this place since its been renovated - a MUST DO - great tour guides, super well done tour, great blend of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We booked the visit with the English speaking guide and she was very good. Although it took about an hour and a half the time flew by as it was so interesting, from the underground excavation to the top of the tower. There are quite a few stairs and some narrow passages to negotiate. The renovation is still ongoing.

Thank Graham S
Basque Country, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

I visited 4 years ago while there was still a lot of renovation to go. Today they have finished a lot of the cathedral. I would highly recommend a visit here to see the history of Vitoria and their cathedral. I take all visitors for a tour here.

Thank apritchy
Krabi Town, Thailand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

A nice cathedral, quite subtle for a Spanish cathedral by all accounts. With a look if you are in the area

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

The cathedral is quite pretty but not exceptional. The architecture is interesting.However the exhibition of religious artifacts is definitely worth visiting. Be aware that the entrance is via the rear of the building and not the main door.Worth visiting if you are in the area.

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

The cathedral in Vitoria is been restored, but THE tour of the interior is overshadowed by the guided tour of THE restoration of the underground. The visit by ítself is worth the trip. You can actually Imagine the history of the City through the several renovations of the church. Specially interesting if you enjoy architecture.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

very busy area due to Fiesta but impressive sight, surrounded shops, cafes and bars ideal for people watching buses stop nearby.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

Sadly the outside of this 14th century cathedral is covered by scaffolding while it is undergoing restoration so from the outside it is not particularly attractive, maybe the inside is better.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

This 14th century cathedral is still under restoration work and the only way to visit is through a guided tour. I recommend booking it online if possible. There are three types of tours: cathedral; catheral and tower; cathedral and city walls. The first one costs EUR 8.50. In March they did not have a tour in English but we were... More 

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