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Catedral de Plasencia

Plaza de la Catedral, Plasencia, Spain
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Impressive catedral in Plasencia

A beautiful and impressive dual catedral build back to back and which have recently been renovated... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Ulrik J
Copenhagen, Denmark

In such a small town we didn't expect such a big and beautiful cathedral. Champion league. Lushly... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Plaza de la Catedral, Plasencia, Spain
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A beautiful and impressive dual catedral build back to back and which have recently been renovated. Its a large structure which has a lot of Architecture to offer any one curious for spectacular churches

Thank Ulrik J
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

In such a small town we didn't expect such a big and beautiful cathedral. Champion league. Lushly decorated organ and altar. Recommended

Thank 389huibt
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Such an exquisite cathedral constructed mainly in the C14/15th Art works and sculptures out of this world. Do visit it is worth the four Euro entrance fee.

Thank mevissapirie
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Prepare to step back in time as you pass through both the old and 'new' cathedral. The audio guides are excellent and essential for the visit. Unfortunately they don't allow photos to be taken in the cathedral and are quite vigilant. It's absolutely magnificent, grand,...More

Thank AlanMerrins
Reviewed 3 March 2017

The Cathedral of Plasencia is really two interconnected Cathedrals--called the Old and New Cathedral (Vieja and Nueva). The old was begun in the 1200's while the new was begun in the early 1500's. The main altar is quite beautiful and dates to the 1600's. Walking...More

Thank Y A
Reviewed 19 October 2016

A church that asks for an admitance fee is kind of contrary to Jesus throwing the money lenders oout of the temple isn't it?

1  Thank leslie P
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Well priced, large and comfortable. We only stayed for one night and thoroughly enjoyed our time. Huge bath and bed. Sights and restaurants only a short walk away. Call beforehand for directions if you are driving and check to see if you can have a...More

Thank Jo C
Reviewed 7 September 2016

v interesting cathedral a must see if you are in plasencia, two sections, one older than the other, the secondary cathedral built later on over laps the older one, fascinating

Thank madiestan
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

On our way up north decided to stop for lunch in plasencia, to be honest we weren't expecting much after being told by friends it was just another overrated cathedral. We loved it! even came across a local lady willing to show us parts of...More

Thank Golita12
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The place is worth a visit as it is quite unusual to see two cathedrals in one. The new one was never finished And the old one isn't complete either as the builders took the stone blocks for the new one.

Thank Sadar
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