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Calle San Juan de Dios, 23, Granada, Spain
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Breathtakingly beautiful Basilica. Both inspiring and awesome, many of the contents of the Basilica take your breath away. They demand much of your time if you are fully to appreciate the true beauty and the level of skill that went into the construction of this...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank nic_gaskin
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a church that is not over hyped by reviewers. The Baroque architecture and art work is powerful without appearing excessive; it cannot fail to impress

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank LoveTravel563709
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 2 hours looking around the Basillica and enjoyed the architecture and artwork. Small charge for entry again a good place to visit if you have bad weather

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 800George
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Initially put off by the queue however it moves relatively quickly and is there not because the cathedral is heaving with people but because they limit the number of people who can go in at once. We were provided with audio tours and a leaflet...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Do not skip this cathedral you will never ever see another one like it: gold+gold then more gold. Unique, opulent, majestic and stunning. Yet you come out of it and ask yourself: would it be better in order to glorify a person who devoted his...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Fred G
Reviewed 13 December 2018

My wife and I were amazed, the audio tour is simple and you the church is a masterpiece. Everything is kept Immaculate.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ysaac1234
Reviewed 26 November 2018

Opulent, over the top but astonishingly beautiful. I would recommend the audio guide if you have time - this will of course very much lengthen your visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TraceysSt
Reviewed 21 November 2018

We came across this church by chance en route to the monasterio de san jeronimo. A service was about to begin, so we only stayed a short while. What a glorious sight. Breathtaking.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SavvyKate
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Im not sure where this fits in the architectural scale. but it is over the top ornate. one can see the influence of all the gold pulled from the Americas . no need for a flast in here , its brilliant

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Gordon M
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Inexpensive to get in but what a beautiful place … an absolute treasure! The audio guide that was very informative and interesting.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Licenciada
31 May 2017|
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Response from Wavegazer55 | Reviewed this property |
I can confirm there are no requirements for women to 'cover up' Enjoy your visit
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kajolik
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Response from MargieM795 | Reviewed this property |
no need to purchase in advance. We found very few queues in Granada even though we read that there would be.
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mildredwales9
22 December 2014|
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Response from Chris D | Reviewed this property |
Hallo. Just like the other contributors have answered, this is not the Cathedral. Now 2 points to note, if you like the Church of Saint John of God, the curator of the church recommended that I go and visit the same high... More
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