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Incredible building showing the history of Granada. The tour came with commentary for each section, that made it easy to follow. Well worth the entrance fee.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank David K
Reviewed today

Travel back in time when entering this amazing Cathedral. So well organised with headphones to explain everything in the Cathederal. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank howacst
Reviewed 1 week ago

This basilica is awesome in the true sense of the word. I decided to go in and take a look thinking it would be 'just another church' - boy was I wrong! You receive an audioguide with your entry fee which makes all the difference....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Robin F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is an experience to see the Basilica. It is over-the-top gaudy with ornamentation, paintings, sculptures, etc, crammed into a small space. You receive a listening device which tells you all about the crazy number of precious things inside the Basilica.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MathsMagic
Reviewed August 5, 2019

Monumental Cathedral its grandeur and architectural design is stunning. A huge place building it is beyond belief to the hours and design necessary to produce such a wonderful building. You can't help but be astonished by the internal architecture and it colourful labyrinths of naives...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank ThomoLiverpool
Reviewed August 1, 2019

If you have seen many of similar churches and cathedrals this is not so special. It is worth a visit for sure, and it is nice, but it does not really have that extra. So I do recommend but do not expect any miracles...

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 12, 2019

Well swarth a visit, the handheld sets providing a audio tour in range of languages is included in the price. If you are religious in particular ( I am not but still interesting) then I think you will greatly appreciate the history or Ferdinand and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Chris-Leeds8-UK
Reviewed June 26, 2019

It'a a huge church full of objects of art, lots of silver and gold. It's centrally located in Granada and is worth to be visited.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank wandererboroushan
Reviewed June 25, 2019 via mobile

I had read several reviews and recommendations to visit on line and was not disappointed.This church is incredible and a must to visit in Granada . A short walk from the cathedral area but easy to find . Be sure to ask a member of...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Heather48Wigan
Reviewed June 20, 2019

Wonderful Cathedral to visit go early as it gets very busy with tour groups. Like most places of interest a reduced price for pensioners just make sure you take a copy of your passport with you.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Licenciada
May 31, 2017|
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Response from Wavegazer55 | Reviewed this property |
I can confirm there are no requirements for women to 'cover up' Enjoy your visit
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kajolik
May 14, 2017|
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Response from MargieM795 | Reviewed this property |
no need to purchase in advance. We found very few queues in Granada even though we read that there would be.
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Response from Chris D | Reviewed this property |
Hallo. Just like the other contributors have answered, this is not the Cathedral. Now 2 points to note, if you like the Church of Saint John of God, the curator of the church recommended that I go and visit the same high... More
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