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“el rocio”(10 reviews)
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

When you arrive in El Rocio at late season, you could play Ennio Morricone music and imagine you are playing in a John Ford's movie. The visit of the park in 4X4 or horse riding give a huge view on deers ans plenty of birds.

Thank gilpeigne
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Absolutely stunning church. With an amazing altar adorned with gold.Great statues and paintings. You must payou a visit if in Ely rocio

Thank bunnySouthport
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

Just loved this town ..So quiet ( obviously not during festive time !) and relaxed and friendly locals . BUT the plastic rubbish and litter is sad to see . Why can't humans pick up their rubbish ? Or just not discard it on the...More

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Luckily we were staying in Isla Canela with Tui during the weekend of the annual pilgramage to El Rocio. Apparently one of the biggest events in the region Tui rescheduled one of their tours so off we went. We did not know anything about the...More

Thank Vicky H
Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

Because we were in the area, we decided to visit El Rocio. In spite of the fact that it was more than a week before the celebration day ‘Romeria del Rocio’, it was pretty busy and towards the afternoon there were queues of cars try...More

Thank Havaki
Reviewed April 24, 2018

We visited this church because we were staying in this sleepy town to be near the Donana National Park. It is the main attraction of the town and the statue on the altar is the main attraction of the church. Once a year thousands make...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

The virgin of El Rocio is a statue in the church of a small town that looks like country western town, sandy street, horses and carriage around. It's a nice small church and the statue is very small but it's very important for the local.

Thank Solodam J
Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

El rocio has been called an old western town because the streets are dirt. The church is beautiful and rustic and famous for the pageant in May. The lake,lagoon sometimes has flamingoes. Worth a stop on your way to Donana Park. We did not find...More

Thank lmyers21
Reviewed October 29, 2017

Visited for Easter and loved the local community but really enjoyed learning about the visiting Brotherhoods who all decent on the town for Pentecost. Wonderful town but pricey!

Thank trencherman_10
Reviewed September 29, 2017

Visited one weekend and wasn't sure what to expect of this village. All the roads are sand and much of the local traffic is on horse. The church is beautiful and the 13th-century statue of the Virgen Del Rocio (Virgin of the Dew) is the...More

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