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Colegiata Santa Maria la Mayor

Alquezar, Spain
+34 974 31 89 40
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Another climb

Just had to see the little castle with its built in church complete with cloisters and many wall... read more

Reviewed November 13, 2017
Felixstowe2016
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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
Not the easiest place to visit, but worth the effort

It is located in a very picturesque village. Stop at the Tourist Information office for a map... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2017
phat_dawg_21
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Alpharetta, Georgia
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Alquezar, Spain
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Reviewed November 13, 2017

Just had to see the little castle with its built in church complete with cloisters and many wall paintings unfortunately getting worse for wear

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Reviewed September 29, 2017

It is located in a very picturesque village. Stop at the Tourist Information office for a map. Colegiata Santa Maria la Mayor is the major attraction, but there is also The Iglesia De San Miguel which is worth a quick look. The main reason to...More

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Reviewed August 17, 2017

spend a full day in the town, very nice to visit the monestary, church, have lunch on the square overlooking the valley and walk through the little streets.

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Reviewed July 21, 2017

We wandered up the slope to the Colegiata during a week spent in Alquezar. Am no expert in church architecture but enjoyed the cloisters with their frescoes and the carvings on the capitals. The church itself has a huge altarpiece with many carvings. There are...More

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Reviewed July 13, 2017

Worth a visit and the view is fantastic,bit of a climb to the entrance , so take it slow and enjoy the visit

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Reviewed July 12, 2017

Been there a couple times and really liked it. It has a beautiful cloister with colourful frescoes depicting different scenes. It's location on the highest point of Alquézar also provides great views of the landscape. Pd. check opening times. I think the guide (actually the...More

Thank Jaime G
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Reviewed July 6, 2017

You can see the castle from many miles away. When you get there its a fir uphill trek, but the views make it worthwhile. The history is evident as you walk around from the way the walls were made. The view from the top floor...More

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Reviewed February 22, 2017

This was very nice to see. Nothing like this in my country and it is very original made me feel back in time.

Thank Dawna B
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Reviewed January 4, 2017

We were around Alquezar so we decided to stop by to take a look. The whole village was like a ghost town, we walked to this attraction and it was closed, you can only visit it in summer or during several weekends outside the high...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2016

This is a beautiful church, well preserved and inexpensive ($2.50 E). They have different translations to guide you. They let you walk throughout. Love this quaint town!

Thank TC c
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