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Reviewed July 19, 2019 via mobile

We were lucky enough to visit while there was a choir practice going on. It was very humbling to be able to listen to the beautiful singing, I presume they were practicing for the upcoming ‘Misteri d’Elx’ the cities major festival in August which has...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 12, 2019

This is an awe-inspiring place, a calm area of peace and reflection which stands in contrast to the scorching sun on the other side of the cool walls.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 5, 2019

Lovely church to tour inside, but especially pay the bit extra to climb up the tower to the top for great views of the town.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed June 26, 2019 via mobile

I recommend going here and especially seeing the view from the top of the tower but I felt I would have enjoyed the experience more if there had been more information that wasn’t basically catholic propaganda. “The population of Elche is faithful and devoted to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank 631edmund
Reviewed May 12, 2019

Worth a look inside particularly when Mass is on. All the locals dressed up in their Sunday best piling out to the Nearby cafes after. Huge church by the castle Nd museum. There is a car park underground by the castle or for ease there...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

Situated in the heart of Elche we visit every time we are there it is beautiful so worth visiting , no traffic to get through and surrounded by some great restaurants, fountains. Be aware that you may be approached by the odd beggar but they...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

Do see this impressive basilica when you are Elche. Its free to enter and is breathtaking inside. Go in the Spanish siesta time as there are hardly any people there during this period of the afternoon.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank GarethSW
Reviewed December 28, 2018

Nice church with many catholic items and also a possibility to light an electronic candle. There were a lot of people indside which indicated a start of seremony.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

Great example of a church. This is the main church in Elche. Well maintained and clearly visible on the skyline. Excellent church.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

The Basilica is beautiful, both outside and inside. For 2 euro it is possible to visit the bell tower. It's not an easy journey but it worth the efforts. First, it's possible to have a look inside the church, even if this is closef for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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