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Very nice church on our Way of St James

A nice church for a stop on the Saint James Way. You can get a stamp and leave a mark on a map... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Franco F
Frankfurt, Germany
So simple

After the 'bling' experienced in most churches/ cathedrals of this area of Spain this TOOK THE... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

A nice church for a stop on the Saint James Way. You can get a stamp and leave a mark on a map showing where you came from.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Franco F
Reviewed 17 September 2018

After the 'bling' experienced in most churches/ cathedrals of this area of Spain this TOOK THE BISCUIT! So over the top but worth visiting as is the rest of the small city

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped here while on the Camino. The euro required to light up the altarpiece was well worth it. The metal box we put the coin in had to be hit pretty hard to get the coin to drop. We were able to get a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank dragonflytw65
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Had the opportunity to view the Church and attend Mass whilst passing through the town on our Camino in May this year - definitely a highlight

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

You can't leave Navarrete without going into this church. The church dates back to the early 1600s. The altarpiece is huge and gorgeous- maybe 'over the top' with gold colored reliefs and statues that cover the entire wall from floor to ceiling. The church is...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We were just out looking for somewhere to eat when we decided to pop into the church. It was darkish in the church when we entered, but there is a box saying €1 for lights. I put the coin in not expecting much, but WOW...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Really one of the few things to "do" or see in Navarrete but it is an amazing old building. Spent about 15 mins looking around the outside, has an impressive exterior. Stamp (sello) for pilgrims is available.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Slicey8
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Iglesia Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion is a church located in a a town of Way of Sant James, near Logroño. It is located in the main square of the town. Outside it is beautiful and the whole: square, buildings and church are very interesting....More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 12 June 2016

a gorgeous church with piped in music when Mass not in session. The 20:00 Mass included a pilgrim's blessing at the end.

Date of experience: June 2016
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