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Sanctuary of the Virgen de Gracia

Cerro de la Virgen de Gracia, Archidona, Spain
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Great hike

A good bit of exercise, but the Church was closed, and it was Easter Weekend...go figure😳👍. The... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
PattiHylkema
Gorgeous Chapel after a long walk up the Hill

I walked up from the old town via a first track, winding path, takes about 30 mins to get to the... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Alanlaurie
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4 Apr 2018
“Great hike”
6 Oct 2017
“Gorgeous Chapel after a long walk up the Hill”
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Cerro de la Virgen de Gracia, Archidona, Spain
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

A good bit of exercise, but the Church was closed, and it was Easter Weekend...go figure😳👍. The VIEWS are worth the climb...the Church was incidental.

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Reviewed 7 October 2017

I walked up from the old town via a first track, winding path, takes about 30 mins to get to the top where the views are spectacular of Archidona and the surrounding landscape. The chapel itself is charming, and it meant more having watched the...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2016

A must see when you pay a visit to Archidona. A lovely but hard walk from the town centre or you can drive to it. Great views and a lovely little church.

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Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

The sanctuary sits high above Archidona, you can drive there, but it's more fun to walk! The chapel like many in the region is built on the site of an old mosque there are quite a few architectural nods to this fact. The building is...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed every minute worth the walk very good views very nice sanctuarie. Was a long walk up the mountain side but was a great time taking photos and from the top you can see for miles .you can see antequera from the top .There a...More

Thank Paul R
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Reviewed 22 May 2012

The Sanctuary of the Virgen de Gracia is located at the Cerro de la Virgen de Gracia. The old Mezquita was reconverted into the Sanctuary of the Virgen de Gracia and this is located in the castle and this dates from the 9th century. This...More

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