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Church of La Encarnacion

Calle de la Iglesai, Comares, Spain
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Small Mudejar Church

Comares is a tidy and attractive mountain village in the Axarquia. It is well worth a visit for the... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2015
WelshToro
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Nice, but not always open

When we passed the doors were open so we could have a look inside, don't think it's a cathedral or... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2013
Winny W
,
Gibraltar
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1 Mar 2015
“Small Mudejar Church”
22 Dec 2013
“Nice, but not always open”
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Calle de la Iglesai, Comares, Spain
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Reviewed 1 March 2015

Comares is a tidy and attractive mountain village in the Axarquia. It is well worth a visit for the views alone as well as the remains of the Moorish fort. This attractive church is also worth a visit if you happen to be passing through....More

Thank WelshToro
Reviewed 22 December 2013

When we passed the doors were open so we could have a look inside, don't think it's a cathedral or anything, but nice enough to admire the interior.

Thank Winny W
Reviewed 12 December 2012

The hub of life and death for the villagers, with the usual baptism, wedding and funeral services. I am not religious, but we go to share in the lives of the people we have chosen to live among.

Thank PeterC978
Reviewed 25 July 2012

In fairness we had practically no spanish, but did manage to find out that the key was held by the lady who had accosted us further up the street trying to sell us veg. Once inside the church it was very dark and we couldnt...More

Thank DannyDublin24
Reviewed 21 July 2012

The Church of La Encarnacion is located at the Calle de la Iglesia. The church was constructed in 1505 on the orders of the Archbishop of Seville, Don Diego de Deza. It was built over the old Arab mezquita, as was the custom in those...More

1  Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 8 July 2012

The Church of La Encarnacion is located in the Plaza de la Iglesia of Benaque. It was probably built on top of the Moorish mezquita. The church has one nave in a rectangular space. There is a bell tower at the façade. Beside the church...More

1  Thank BennyMalaga
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