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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Cathedral of Santa Maria in Burgos was constructed in 1221. It stands majestic in near the town square. We saw the Good Friday Procession which was grand and a sight to behold. On Holy Saturday morning, we attended Vespers in a very ornate chapel in...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely cathedral, very nice and medieval. One of the nicest I’ve ever seen. We only went into the reception area as we didn’t have time to pay for a good look around. Worth a good luck. People try to sell you guided tours.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately we only had an hour to visit the Cathedral before it closed at 6. It is stunning and worthy of a longer visit and the entrance fee. The included audio tour is informative and detailed...too detailed to fully appreciate in an hour. The sheer...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

Good value €7 entry including audio guide. Amazing and well preserved. Has many features now seen in other Spanish churches. Add this to El CID tomb and coffin and it’s a winner. Allocate at least an hour to see this place.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 16, 2019

A must when you pass through Burgos. In spite of so much wealth of historical art also highlights details that you can go unnoticed: its roofs. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed February 12, 2019

This World Heritage Gothic cathedral was the the main reason for our day trip to Burgos, and we were not disappointed! Its soaring spires are truly impressive. The interior has many interesting and/or beautiful stops such as the tomb of El Cid, the double Golden...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 27, 2019

It’s hard to describe this amazing church in a few words. Started in 13th century and finished in 16th century, the cathedral is a temple dedicated to the Virgin Mary. Be prepared to spend a few hours admiring the history of Spanish Gothic architecture with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

This gothic cathedral is stunning and well worth the entry price (7 euros). The audio guide is excellent and very useful since there is a lot to see in this cathedral. The tour is well organized and the descriptions are concise (you have the option...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 19, 2018

A really impressive piece of architecture from 'Old Spain'. It's in the centre of this old city, full of history and with a great sense of tradition. Plenty of little old cafe bars nearby also for that full old world charm.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed December 16, 2018

I visited Burgos cathedral ,paying 7 euros for the entrance ...I was really impressed by the huge dimensions of the building ,it is another wonder of the world ,a vivid museum of religious art .Its architecture is fabulous and the interior with the 15 chapels...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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