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Beautiful views

From here you can have a nice view of the beach and the open sea, and also the town's cemetery... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Just_the_Wanderer
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Barcelona, Spain
Lovely small church

Overlooks the cemetery and the town. I would imagine it’s quite a hike up but we got a ride on or... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
lcb5310
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

From here you can have a nice view of the beach and the open sea, and also the town's cemetery. Only for this view, it worth the walk. The small church has not too much to see, but it is a different one and also,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Just_the_Wanderer
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Overlooks the cemetery and the town. I would imagine it’s quite a hike up but we got a ride on or tour bus! 😉

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lcb5310
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Really enjoyed the steep walk up to this spectacular viewpoint. On the way up you get some nice glimpses down into the harbour from between the houses, some of them the original fishermen's homes but not many remaining now. There is a an area with...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Mike B
Reviewed 20 August 2017

It is a bit of a hike up the hill and around the headland. Whilst the Capilla looked cute from the outside it was pleasant but quite ordinary inside. But the views are what this location is all about - quite stunning. We walked from...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank peetajohn
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

The views from this point are second to none. On one side one can enjoy the beauty of the oven and the cape while on the other side a spectacular harbor view. Not to be missed

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank RPG625
Reviewed 24 March 2016

So tiny as charmy and enchanted arriving to this Chapel allow us to feel the main intention why it's been erected on that place. When someone reaches the top of the hill where the Chapel is located he can admire the beauty of a turquoise...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Jackson P
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Super views, very interesting cemetery and a pretty church. Couple of interesting bends to get there from the harbour.

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

Gorgeous cemetery with a view overlooking the blue sea and sky. Ochoa albornoz is buried here. He was a nobel prize scientist from luarca. The small church is well worth the visit too

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank celtictiger_7
Reviewed 1 September 2014

You can enjoy this easy 7km walk, don't forget to bring water or whatever you need with you. Very nice view.

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank LeleGi
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Great view of lighthouse, cemetery and town. Make sure you walk down a different path to see other sights.

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Adrian C
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