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This Chapel is 20 minute walk from the Tourist Information Centre next to where the Donkeys are... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
plantsman_10
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Herefordshire, United Kingdom
Malaga 2017

Amazing small Church at the top of the hill, very prominent in lush green trees due to white paint... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
EAhmad73
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Really wanted to visit this beautiful simple building up in the mountains. The signage wasn't great so we just looked up and made our own way. Heading onto the main road we saw the first sign to follow the path. It was an easy to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

This church has bee around since roughly 1710! It is said the monks had to pay penance by walking the mountain path bare foot-it certainly would have been torturous.Finding our way to the very back of Mijas Pueblo, across the road to the signposted start...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Kathryn A
Reviewed 28 March 2018

The view from the location of this church is beautiful. You need to be reasonably fit to get up here. The path is not only steep, but rocky. Take proper trainers or walking boots. We did a longer walk going past the church and then...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

This Chapel is 20 minute walk from the Tourist Information Centre next to where the Donkeys are tethered. You can see it on the Hill so just keep going uphill and you will find it. Proper shoes are advised as the surface is uneven and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Amazing small Church at the top of the hill, very prominent in lush green trees due to white paint ... you can drive up on a very picturesque road our if wanted can climb a walking path, amazing view of Fangoria, Malaga and Mijas

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

On the mountainside above the village, the Ermita del Calvario is visible from many places within the village and can be reached by a very brief journey by car or even on foot.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank ECraigMcKay
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We spent a pleasant afternoon walking to the chapel. The paths were good and a nice walk through the town to start the climb. We found it fairly easy but imagine it would be tiring in the heat. Lovely views from the top. We were...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank LizL1449
Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you appreciate lovely views, it is worth the walk. You need good shoes and can be a bit too much if you are not keen on walking/hiking. Not necessary suitable for younger kids - unless they love walking and amazing views or they get...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Cecilie E
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Very small chapel but worth seeing it. The route there among narrow streets is very charming. It is a little bit far away and you need about 2 hours to go there from the city center. But it is very nice and I recommend to...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank piotrh1982
Reviewed 6 August 2016

This gives you a nice view of the town and how it is laid out. If you want to take a few minutes to yourself outside of the tourist tramp, take a walk up the hill and see a birds eye view. This is only...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Linda G
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