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Monasterio de Santa Maria de La Vid

C/Camino Real, 09491 La Vid, Spain
+34 947 53 05 10
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Enjoyed a walk around this monastery in the sunshine. Very interesting building. We did not... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Emily M
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Mojacar, Spain
Truly lovely

Visits are only available as a guided tour and these are delivered in Spanish. However, they have a... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
Kate S
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Tasmania, Australia
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good42%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“small museum” (2 reviews)
“monastery” (6 reviews)
“walk” (4 reviews)
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C/Camino Real, 09491 La Vid, Spain
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+34 947 53 05 10
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Enjoyed a walk around this monastery in the sunshine. Very interesting building. We did not venture inside though. In lovely countryside beside the hotel we stayed in - El Lagar de Isilla

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Visits are only available as a guided tour and these are delivered in Spanish. However, they have a somewhat curtailed English translation on paper, so the Padre just says the number he's up to and you can read the relevant info describing what you're looking...More

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 17 March 2017

If you are driving along the A1 motorway between Madrid and Burgos when you arrive at Aranda de Duero it might be worth taking the N122 towards Soria. After only 20 km you will come to this wonderful monastery in the middle of nowhere. This...More

Thank rodgerc973
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This is one of the most amazing monasteries I have ever visited or stayed in! You would never imagine that such a jewel is hidden in such a small village. I strongly recommend visiting the monastery, attending mass in its church, etc. It's also a...More

Thank rodri
Reviewed 31 December 2015

The day we went the tour was only in Spanish so we understood very little. It was still very interesting and beautiful and the price was inexpensive. The only other couple on the tour would interpret a few of the highlights for us which we...More

Thank Bullock124
Reviewed 16 September 2015

The most peaceful and tranquil place you can find on earth. I visited this place 14 years ago and I always coming back. I have recommended to people and they were fascinated with this place. This place is quiet, has many outdoor activities to do,...More

Thank Rocio T
Reviewed 18 June 2015

This was next to our hotel so we went to look but unfortunately it was closed. However, it is beautiful and the grounds are nice to walk around. Check out the birds etc in the cages around the back - ducks, chickens, peacocks etc. worth...More

Thank ClaraM
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

It was a casual visit, we didn't expect to find so valuable remains in this unknokwn Monastery. The Father explained us every single detail during the tour. We were delighted. It's highly recommended to visit Santa Maria De la Vid Monastery.

1  Thank londres2012
Reviewed 16 June 2014

We took a walk here since our hotel was virtually next door. The gardens are in a sad state of neglect. However, we did not book a tour of the building, so I can't say anything about the interior.

Thank Wanderlust777
Reviewed 12 November 2012

The guide tour takes around 45 minutes, you visit the cloister, the church and a small museum. There are some remnants of the the Romanesque monastery.

2  Thank AnnyDirk
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