We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Beautiful Cathedral”
Review of Catedral Primada

Catedral Primada
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Skip the line to the Cathedral of Toledo
More Info
and up
Toledo Your Own Way with Tourist Bracelet from Madrid
More Info
and up
Toledo Green Pass
Ranked #1 of 114 things to do in Toledo
Certificate of Excellence
More attraction details
Attraction details
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: One of the most imposing cathedrals in Spain, and a superb example of Gothic architecture.
Boston, Massachusetts
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Beautiful Cathedral”
Reviewed June 21, 2013

This is a beautiful example of a gothic designed Cathedral. The size of the place is the first thing that hits you such a massive structure and it is best to set aside a couple of hours to take in all the splendor that the cathedral offers.

Visited March 2013
Thank Kelly U
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

6,997 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Date | Rating
  • Arabic first
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Czech first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Finnish first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Hebrew first
  • Hungarian first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Thai first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Benitachell, Spain
Level 5 Contributor
35 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Outstanding monument - a must”
Reviewed June 20, 2013

Once you find the right entrance to the cathedral, you have to buy a ticket in a shop opposite the entrance. Not cheap, but an audio guide is included in the price. If you are reasonably fit, make sure that you include a visit to the tower - well worth the extra cost. The interior contains outstanding works of art, including a sizable collection of El Greco's paintings. No restrictions on photography - although the use of a flash is not allowed - it would be useless anyway, considering the size of the cathedral.

Visited June 2013
1 Thank Mainvision
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Dublin, Ireland
Level 3 Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Must see”
Reviewed June 20, 2013

This is one of the places you must see. I will skip what actually you can see in the cathedral because you will find it in many publications. For entry price you will get audio guide. Very helpful. The place is vast so reserve at least 2 - 3 hours.

Visited July 2012
Thank W1-Pro
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
New York City, New York
Level 6 Contributor
93 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
“Highlight of Toledo - a must see”
Reviewed June 18, 2013

We visited Madrid for 2 days and took a day trip to Toledo. What a beautiful, historic town. It feels like you are back in those years when they weren't modernized like they are today. So much of the structure remained the same. Smack in the middle of all of this, is the Cathedral of Toledo. Pictures don't do it justice. It is majestic. If you're in Toledo, you must go visit it or at least take a picture in front of it and then take a walking tour along the beautiful, narrow cobble stone streets of Toledo.

Visited June 2013
1 Thank cocogi007
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Southport, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“an architectual and religious gem”
Reviewed June 17, 2013

difficult to convey the majestic craftsmanship and depth of religious feeling of the building. More memorable even than Notre Dame

Visited June 2013
3 Thank David F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Catedral Primada also viewed

Toledo, Province of Toledo
Toledo, Province of Toledo

Been to Catedral Primada? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing