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Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de la Concepcion

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Address: Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Tenerife, Spain
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Well worth a visit when it is open

We spent a week in Santa Cruz and tried several times to get in, but without success. We have visited in the past and it is very interesting and well worth the effort, We later... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
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Ludlow, United Kingdom
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Ludlow, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We spent a week in Santa Cruz and tried several times to get in, but without success. We have visited in the past and it is very interesting and well worth the effort, We later found out that it was only open for an hour or so in the evening, because it was Carnaval week and apparently there is not... More 

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

On our tour of Santa Cruz, we tried to see the church, but were disappointed that we couldn't get to see the inside

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Thank Retiredhappily2015
Bristol, United Kingdom
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166 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Although Santa Cruz does not have a cathedral, this is in nearby La Laguna, this is the largest church in the city. It's tall tower can be seen throughout the city. Situated just a short walk from Plaza Largo next to the ferry and cruise terminal. Although insignificant from the outside, it is well worth a visit.

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Thank Rickybear
Split, Croatia
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

There is nothing much to say-except that this is one of the most beautiful churches I have ever visited! It is simply gorgeous! The woodwork, the ambiance, the statues, everything, just everything is beautiful! Must see if you ever visit Santa Cruz de Tenerife!

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Thank Nikola M
Cluj County, Romania
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 June 2016

The church is not impressive by it's size like most of the other churches the tourists are used to, but it impressed me with the beautiful ceiling made of pine wood.

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Thank Florinache123
London, United Kingdom
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202 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Stunning old historic church. Well worth the walk to if your in the area. In the old part of Santa Cruz. Also has nice bars nearby to stop for a break

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Thank Michelle C
Budapest, Hungary
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2015

You no doubt will have visited grander churches and basilicas in your travels. i know I have. still for this city in this climate it is a beautiful edifice- clean and white and tastefully built. The interior eschews marble in favor of native stone and is very appealing. The stone/wood carvings are magnificent and gilt- edged. Worth a look, especially... More 

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Cheshire
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60 reviews
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Reviewed 12 December 2015

Jaw droppingly beautiful. If you only visit Santa Cruz once, you must look in on this wonderful old Church, its spire is easy to spot from all over the City.

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Thank donsimone
Newmarket, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Bit on the edge of the old town but combine this with a trip to the market. The church is vast and more than a little gloomy even on a summer day. Five aisles wide and loads of side chapels, some fairly crude art works and one or two pretty ceilings.

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Thank frank338
Portland, Oregon
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2015

It is a UNESCO world heritage site within a walking distance from many bus stops. The area has wonderful old churches from the early days of Spaniards in Tenerife,but also it is a trendy shopping area with lots of cafes and restaurants. You can probably spend 2-4 hours there.

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