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Santa Iglesia Catedral Basilica de la Encarnacion

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Giant and guilded - DON'T use the audio guide!

We chose to visit the cathedral having spotted its multi-domed roof from up in the castle of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
skyisblu
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Montreal, Canada
Beautiful city and cathedral

Walking around Málaga is an amazing experience. There are so many sites to see and spend a time... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
Mark D
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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3 weeks ago
“Giant and guilded - DON'T use the audio guide!”
3 Jan 2018
“Beautiful city and cathedral”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose to visit the cathedral having spotted its multi-domed roof from up in the castle of Gibralfaro. Like many of the Spanish churches it is incredibly ornate inside, sometimes containing so much guilding that one might need sunglasses to properly appreciate. Very nicely sculpted,...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Walking around Málaga is an amazing experience. There are so many sites to see and spend a time exploring. The Catedral de la Encarnación de Málaga is beautiful!

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Reviewed 11 November 2017

the main church in Malaga, it's beautiful and spacious and right in the center. loved the ceiling and ornaments.

Thank Doaa H
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

The entry fee is really cheap and the building by itself it is more than spectacular. Very detailed, welcoming. The paintings are even huge and shows clearly a Catholic belief

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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

This was a quick visit with my family and friends and it was worth it. The architecture is absolutely fantastic and if your in Malaga going sightseeing take a look.

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Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Wow! Visited the cathedral on Saturday and it was only 5 euros to get in - so cheap. Breathtaking. But we returned again on Sunday and it was free to get in - the bonus was mass was being conducted so we were able to...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2016

I have visited many churches in my life and this is surely not worth paying Euro 5 for. You can see many better churches free of charge all over the world.

Thank Niels T
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Took a taxi from the train station to this beautiful cathedral less than €6,as we had only one day in Malaga, beautiful building , well worth a visit and right in the heart of the restaurant area and beside other attractions

Thank Patricia O
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Beautiful from inside. A 400-year old organ is still working. Tips: Someone said it's closed on Sunday but actually it's open, at least in the morning.

Thank Zheng W
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

I visited in New Years Day. I did not have to pay. Entered via Front Door. Plenty of information in various languages. I observed mass given by Bishop even though I am neither religious or Catholic and it was worth the hour I spent there....More

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