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Calle Eliseu Meifren, Cadaques, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing church, there is a little spot for prayer in a lovely secluded room. There is a view of the city from this church too. A must see!

Thank zelmastevens
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were so lucky that the church had a guided tour taking place so we could go inside and see the spectacular altar - it really is the best I have ever seen - there is so much detail to see- really impressive (my pictures...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Quite a climb through the narrow streets of Cadaques. But on tentatively opening the door to this stunning church I was totally dumbstruck. What an amazing altar, and all the pictures and relligous icons all around it. We love visiting all holy churches and cathedrals...More

Thank 118lucyh
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

The altarpiece is beautiful with many statues and covers all the back wall of the church. There was music played (guitar) and this was bringing a lot of peace and serenity in that church. It’s worth visiting slowly and discover the stained glass windows and...More

Thank Elisabeth R
Reviewed August 15, 2018

What a fantastic experiance to see the altar in this holy place. Well worth the climb through the narrow streets

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Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Neat to see inside the tallest, highest structure on Cadaques. We rather stumbled into the church. The day was hot, it was quite hot in the church but worth a peek inside. Very ornate for such a hidden gem.

Thank Cyn820
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

They are all very much the centre of the community’s and Santa Maria is no different. Lovely inside with an impressive alter piece to remind people who’s boss. Views outside down to Cadaques harbour. Nice old cobbled streets.

Thank ldimage1
Reviewed May 16, 2018

Inside this church is a beautiful gilded reredos, but apart from that, this is a fairly standard Spanish catholic church with little else to be seen. If you arrive in Cadaques by boat then there is a great view of the church as you approach...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

It is a small church in the old town of Cadasque....In fact the church tower is the main structure , which can be seen while entering the town and also while taking a boat ride. The church tower looks magnificent, it is always lighted and...More

Thank Janet L
Reviewed May 1, 2018

small, quaint, take a quick look. Go there for the view and not in mid-day where groups of tourists are there.

Thank Gil R
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