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Plain exterior belies stunning interior

The cathedral opens out onto a small plaza, but is surrounded by buildings making it difficult to... read more

Reviewed April 18, 2018
Ken C
Englewood, Florida

Grand and beautiful cathedral with a very opulent interior. There is a 2 euro admission charge... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2018
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You just have to visit this Catedral.A history of abundance and so much character,it simply leaves other Catedrals standing.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 25, 2018

I always make a point of walking past this wonderful building everytime I am in Orihuela,it truly magnificent!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed April 18, 2018

The cathedral opens out onto a small plaza, but is surrounded by buildings making it difficult to gage its size. With a single unadorned tower, the facade bears some painted markings. The domes are difficult to see when circumnavigating the outside. Inside, the sanctuary is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ken C
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Grand and beautiful cathedral with a very opulent interior. There is a 2 euro admission charge which I haven't had to pay before. But it's well worth the small charge of course.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank joseph850
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

While staying in Villa Martin we decided to make use of our hire car and visit the city of Orihuela an easy 40 minutes drive away. We found plenty of street parking for 1 Euro right near the tourist information office by just following the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank Ian M
Reviewed November 15, 2016

Many churches in this city, worth to visit. Nice city to stay for a day. About 40 minutes drive from the croast.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed June 27, 2016

In Orihuela there are many churches and convents, its great past from the late Middle Ages note. The cathedral is a must to visit especially for interior decorations.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank JudTurku
Reviewed June 25, 2016

A fine example of the wonderful architecture of Spanish cathedrals, located just a short stroll away from Iglesia Santas Justas y Rufina.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

A very old cathedral with an organ in the middle, different altars and beautiful art. We had the advantage it was Corpus Cristi and saw a lot of the church and the procession. You can see nearly all the rooms. Visit this church when you...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank josz_13
Reviewed August 15, 2015

Small but perfectly formed with some interesting pieces especially the choir and the organ. The cloisters provide a pleasant place to stroll. Be careful about visit times-closed Mondays and on Sundays you need to time carefully pre or post mass

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank billgerrycampello
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