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Excellent

We stopped today on the way back to Málaga from Lucena. The Sanctuary was beautiful. The altar and... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
ArturoCArturoC
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New York City, New York
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A beautiful Sanctuary

I have passed the area many times and on this occasion I decided to make a slight detour to visit... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
Roger B
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Mojacar, Spain
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24 Oct 2018
“Excellent”
30 Mar 2018
“A beautiful Sanctuary”
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Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

We stopped today on the way back to Málaga from Lucena. The Sanctuary was beautiful. The altar and statue of Our Lady Of Araceli we’re inspiring. It was a beautiful day and the views were spectacular.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

I have passed the area many times and on this occasion I decided to make a slight detour to visit this sanctuary. It is possible to drive right to this sanctuary on tarmac roads and upon arrival the view through 360 is truly tremendous and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

We hike up to the sierra now and again for the amazing views and fresh air. Rumour has it you can see five provinces from the top but I've never been so lucky with the sky. In any case, peaceful small church, you can see...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

I visited the hill top sanctuary of Araceli last Christmas. It was pretty cold and extremely windy, but I rather enjoyed that part of it. The ride up was relatively short and curvy. Once we made it to the top, I enjoyed more standing outside...More

Date of experience: January 2016
2  Thank al336474
Reviewed 14 May 2012

High on the hill that overlooks the city of Lucena is the Hermitage of Our Lady of Araceli, the patron saint of Lucena. Its address is Calzada, 16. The sculpture was brought from Rome by the Marques de Comares. The hermitage was constructed in the...More

Date of experience: July 2011
1  Thank BennyMalaga
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