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Candelaria, 38530 Candelaria, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 03 22 30
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location of the fairly new Basilica is stunning - on a large square right near the sea front. We parked uphill and the view when walking to town along the coast was striking. The Basilica is fairly new but impressive. There are alot of...More

Thank doofvfood
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Came here as part of a day coach trip. It's definitely worth an hour's stop to see this lovely, relatively modern but classically styled church, beautifully decorated internally and with its famous Virgin statue. We had enough time to wander down the path beside the...More

Thank Merrowmum
Reviewed 25 July 2018

If you have a spare afternoon this is worth a visit...we spent a good afternoon in the restaurant across the road.. hahaha

Thank kevin h
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Beautiful church inside and outside surrounded by the bronze statues of the Guanche Kings set in a lovely square with lots of gift shops and restaurants. Definitely worth a visit to this peaceful and tranquil setting.

Thank lizboath
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I testing visit in the famous basilica Senora de Candelaria with well done restaurated bounding . Quite impressed

Thank Tom Sr. V
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

I went to this Basilica since living in the area on holidays. Easily accessible, shorter time on Mondays. Big square outside. Plenty of ships outside for food n souvenirs. Inside, it's a church with rather strong pictures. Having an alternate story or pictures with bit...More

Thank Gaurav S
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit, beautiful, peaceful and full of history. Follow the path and discover the Camel caves and the holy statue.

Thank annandtony_11
Reviewed 8 May 2018

loved this church lit a candle for my mam felt like she was there with us, surrounding area was a lovely setting with the statues of the 9 kings

Thank lizziebetty
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful church in a lovely setting in a Piazza. The interior is magnificent. It is guarded with giant statues over looking the sea. Really worth a visit.

Thank BarryStoke_on_Trent
Reviewed 23 April 2018

The tower to the church is famous landmark in Tenerife and can be seen for from the motorway on the way to Santa Cruz.It is worth going into the church to have a look around to see the beautiful roof and stain glass windows.There is...More

Thank Susanlockyer
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Geir P
4 March 2018|
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Response from Sidawat | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can't give you a definitive answer to your question however Candelaria is a popular destination so my guess would be you should be able to get a local pick up to take you there. It's on the way to Santa Cruise Hope... More
27 April 2017|
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Response from sonulique | Reviewed this property |
From around 9 a.m. until around 6 p.m. I hope this helps.
suzanne h
3 March 2016|
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Response from Nuala D | Reviewed this property |
We walked from Las Caletillas to Candelaria, but the bus Company on Tenerife is called TITSA. They have their routes and timetables on the internet.