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Iglesia de Santa Maria la Real

Plaza Teobaldos 1, 31390 Olite, Spain
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Outside view only limited access times

Located beside the famed palace and definitely worth a look at the beautiful facade. Inquired at... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BonnieN4
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East Gwillimbury, Canada
The church next to the royal palace

This is the church attached to the famed royal palace at Olite. It is very much worthwhile to visit... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
Hermes_NL
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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2 weeks ago
“Outside view only limited access times”
21 Oct 2017
“The church next to the royal palace”
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Plaza Teobaldos 1, 31390 Olite, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located beside the famed palace and definitely worth a look at the beautiful facade. Inquired at the palace but were told that inside access was only during festivals days as displayed on a sheet which appeared to be only a few times a year.

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Reviewed 21 October 2017

This is the church attached to the famed royal palace at Olite. It is very much worthwhile to visit as well when you are there for the palace. As mentioned by many, the crucifiction tableau is marvellous.

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

What a stunning alter made up of 25 individual oil paintings set around a crucifixion. Awe inspiring. Useul English language guide provided which explains all

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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Located near the city center and the plaza it provides a view of the more common and simpler iglesias verses only the fancy ones.

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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

A lovely, well preserved, church with amazing altarpiece. Well worth a peaceful visit then a coffee in the lovely square in perfect surroundings. Olite is lovely

Thank Jean R
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Reviewed 16 July 2016

We visit the chirch while a wedding was most probably plan to take place; Poeple where decorating the chirch with with flower giving an extraordinary feeling when entering in the place

Thank Julie C
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Reviewed 15 June 2016

Sadly the acclaimed porch is being restored, but inside there is a pleasant atmosphere and bits interesting if you have a little knowledge

Thank randc09
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Reviewed 21 September 2015

Decorations at the entrance and inside are worth the visit. The frescoes are beautiful paintings. The altar piece by the Aragonese painter, Pedro del Ponte in the early XVI century is exquisite. This church was built as a Legend of the Dove. A shepherd followed...More

Thank Mypace
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

Adjoining the castle, the Church of Santa María de Olite is a very important Gothic building in Navarre from the 13th century, built in what looks to be a Gothic French style. The door way is quite magnificent. The sculptures have a strong resemblance to...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2015

Small entry charge for an 11th architectural wonder of vaulted arches. Awesome. And quite beautiful altar frescos.

Thank SimonGlobal
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