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Catedral de Santa Maria

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All reviews guided tour beautiful cathedral under renovation hard hats bell tower gothic style fascinating visit spoke english great tour worth a visit old town explanation architecture history language works project
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Even though at first we thought it was going to be a boring school outing; it ended up being a day to remember! We had the chance to visit all the beautiful parts of the cathedral, this gave us the chance to discover all the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank satrus50
Reviewed 5 October 2018

We booked a tour, a day in advance, for a Friday afternoon. The website did not show an English tour that Friday but conveniently recommended to call and ask for special accommodations. I called and the attendant took 10 seconds then asked me to refresh...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank zoaple
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Family was traveling from Zarauz to Toledo and son wanted to see this cathedral restoration. I was going to chill outside since I was tired but excellent guide with perfect English encouraged me to join. Archeology and history buffs - you will love this cathedral....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Diane034
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

The cathedral is really beautiful and not only from outside. There is also a museum inside and guests can visit it for free. Is nice, not exceptional, but good. I personally liked the colored windows of the cathedral and the most beautiful of them are...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank angelthedevil
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Wonderful guided tour (all that's available) of the restoration of this cathedral. They’ve been doing it for 20 years and the foundations and crypt are complete. Appears to be a lot still to do. I really recommend this tour.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank LMK63
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Cathedral of Santa María de Vitoria, located on the “Santa Maria Plaza, s/n” which is another location to visit into the historical centre is the “Cathedral of Santa Maria de Vitoria”. This is a temple built into the 15th century, and this on a previous...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank hans-jaguar
Reviewed 22 February 2018

You can join a tour of the vaults, the cathedral, and the tower (hard hats provided). It is absolutely stunning the level of restoration that has been done on the building. It is thought to be the inspiration for Ken Follett’s book ‘Pillars of the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

The last 9/11/2017 we went on a fantastic trip to Vitoria with our class. It was a good opportunity to ease off from exams and discover an historical and marvellous city. The thing that most appealed to us was the ancient Cathedral. We took an...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

The visit started in a small terrace near the Cathedral Office when we could see the statue of Ken Follet, we made the groups to the visit, and started it. Firstly, we watched a short film about the problems of the Cathedral and his reconstruction....More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Iñigo N
Reviewed 21 November 2017

The Vitoria´s cathedral, it´s the best way to considerate the past of the city since the 13th century. Despite the construction errors due to lack of knowledge of the builders, it was able to be standing with the help of the restauration work, and now...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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