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Collegiate Church of Santillana del Mar

Calle Hornos 20, 39330, Santillana del Mar, Spain
+34 639 83 05 20
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Get there early for pics as folk just wander in awe. Fabulous village and buildings, simply... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kendal, United Kingdom
Very Peaceful

It was lovely to wander the cloisters and church at leisure,there were no crowds and therefore was... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Susan T
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Calle Hornos 20, 39330, Santillana del Mar, Spain
+34 639 83 05 20
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Get there early for pics as folk just wander in awe. Fabulous village and buildings, simply beautiful.

Thank lollybird
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was lovely to wander the cloisters and church at leisure,there were no crowds and therefore was very atmospheric. It is so good to see these ancient sites preserved and open to the public.

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a small church, very old and not in any way ornate. It is however well worth visiting if you are in town.

Thank PCuttery
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We were looking forward to visit this church/monastery. We had to pay a small fee to enter it. At first we saw the cloister that looked quite beautiful. Inside the church, it was quite peaceful. Everyone was quiet and enjoying this place. A few minutes...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Santillana derives its name from the church of Santa Juliana. The cloister has some wonderful columns. The church is a beautiful structure. There's a museum containing historical items. You park at the lot at the entrance to the town and walk down a cobblestone street...More

Thank areview28
Reviewed 16 October 2016

we literally spent 15mins in total. nothing was in english, not self-explanatory. no other tourist except us during our time there, guessed we were the only silly ones to even bother

Thank chocolattey
Reviewed 4 September 2016

First of all, Santillana del Mar is a drop-dead gorgeous, medieval town. More and more people are discovering this gem of a town, and it is getting more crowded during the peak time in summer (but it isn't horrible yet). The streets are mostly pedestrian...More

Thank CrossingBorders04
Reviewed 26 August 2016

This is a typical old spanish church with a great atmosphere. It is ashame that all explanation is only in spanish. There is nothing in english. As if spain does not need the touri from abroad?

Thank Kees00
Reviewed 10 August 2016

santillana del mar is a must see when in the area and this church is one of its highlights it is so peaceful and takes you right back in history you just want to sit and take it all in

Thank BarryWalesAngie
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Paid parking is available just outside the village, so in easy walking distance. The church is the highlight of what is a beautiful village with winding cobble streets and ancient well preserved buildings. It had lots tourists and was very busy. The traditional historic architecture...More

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En Febrero tenemos previsto visitar un par de días Santillana del Mar. En la Colegiata ,¿hay visitas guiadas?. Gracias.
17 December 2016|
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