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Esglesia de Santa Maria

Calle Eliseu Meifren, Cadaques, Spain
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Calle Eliseu Meifren, Cadaques, Spain
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I knew in advance what to expect and was still blown away. For a comparatively small church in a seaside village, that altar is simply mind-blowing!

Thank IlyaBurlak
Reviewed 6 days ago

I spent a few days near this church, and I loved it's chimes ringing through the city to mark the time. A trip inside showed that it contains one of the most ornate and gorgeous gold altars I've ever seen. Absolutely worth a look, and...More

Thank vegasscot
Reviewed 13 July 2017

A beautiful example of a Baroque altar. Seen one church seen them all? No, they all have a different feel to them and their alcoves seem to shimmer.

Reviewed 8 July 2017

Spectacular views from outside across the ay and rooftops of Cadaques, the walk up through the pretty cobble streets is worth it in itself. The church was closed and pitch dark!! Luckily I saw the box to the left as you enter, you can pay...More

Thank Dorianne G
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Walk up the neat small streets to the church. It is free and only 1 euro to turn on altar lights. Good photo opportunities from outside the church of the city and harbor.

Thank VanillaAce
Reviewed 26 June 2017

The walk up from the beach is through narrow, cobbled, bougainvillea lined streets and the view over Cadaques is worth the walk in itself. However, go into the church and marvel at the beautifully carved wooden structure behind the altar. It is atmospheric without the...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I'm not a church lover and generally avoid at all times but this little gem is worth the history and has stunning views across Cadaques just outside.

Thank Carla O
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The huge alter front of the church appeared to be all and carved and gilded wood. It was quite spectacular and very different from churches we have seen in France and Italy. They appreciate 1€ donation per person, but it wasn't required. Another euro lights...More

Thank Poppyqueen
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Looks stunning from a distance, slightly less impressive close up, but nice views over the town and beaches.

Thank Nick T
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Right in the middle of the town this church is definitely worth a visit. The decoration and the artwork inside are stunning. Please ensure you make a donation before you leave to ensure the church can be maintained

Thank Tirre
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