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Iglesia de la Encarnacion

Calle Veredas del Convento 11, 18270 Montefrio, Spain
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Very Pleasant Round Church

We found this church next to the restaurant we were going to visit. This is the first time i have... read more

Reviewed February 24, 2018
David M
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Province of Granada, Spain
Stunning Church

Really nice example of architecture and well worth going inside to see the artwork and the inside... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2017
John B
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Rochester, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
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24 Feb 2018
“Very Pleasant Round Church”
3 Nov 2017
“Stunning Church”
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Calle Veredas del Convento 11, 18270 Montefrio, Spain
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Reviewed February 24, 2018

We found this church next to the restaurant we were going to visit. This is the first time i have ever seen a round church. If you are in the area it is well worth a visit. Public Free parking is only 200 yards away.

Thank David M
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Reviewed November 3, 2017

Really nice example of architecture and well worth going inside to see the artwork and the inside of the dome. We parked way down the hill and walked up, as the streets up leading into the town are very steep. Parking also a bot restricted...More

Thank John B
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Reviewed August 7, 2017

The church is unique in its architecture and style, baroque style, neoclassic, it was really simple but inviting to see this church. If you are visiting Montefrio, you have to make this stop and enjoy the view it has.

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Reviewed June 8, 2016

Quite an uphill trek over rough terrain. You cannot go up by car or you may get stuck. Offers views of the whole city.

Thank Janice R
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Reviewed January 6, 2016

Montefrio is an amazing place. A picturesque town built on a hill with two churches - one on top of the hill and another, this one lower down. This church was built between 1786 and 1802 and designed by the architect Domingo Lois de Monteagudo....More

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Reviewed January 29, 2015

An amazing and beautiful building : the dome is truly stunning ! Outside, look up and see all the house martins' nest hard up against the projecting eaves ! Such a large and impressive church for a relatively small town. Montefrio itself is a lovely...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2014

Thought I was in the Pantheon when we entered, so striking and unusual. Beautiful building in lovely town

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