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A marvel

The Basilica itself is marvelous. Add the view and its totally awesome. A MUST when you visit the... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2018
SusieRawson
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New York City, New York
Catedral with ooen heart

This Cathedral is central place in Vilafranca. I was here on national holiday and fireworks in the... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
Kateryna K
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Kyyiv
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30 Jan 2018
“A marvel”
19 Nov 2017
“Catedral with ooen heart”
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Pl. del Campanar, S/N, 08720 Vilafranca del Penedes, Spain
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

The Basilica itself is marvelous. Add the view and its totally awesome. A MUST when you visit the region.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank SusieRawson
Reviewed 19 November 2017

This Cathedral is central place in Vilafranca. I was here on national holiday and fireworks in the night was so amazing!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Kateryna K
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Basilica is beautiful and so is the whole old town. Nice food market and boutiques, reasonable priced restasurants and wine shops. Relaxed spanish athmosphere without mass tourism. Been here a couple of times at work in wine business and have to say this is lovely...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Ispe111
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

Impressive gothic interior and exterior in the narrow mediaeval narrow streets. Often the site of concerts and cultural activities

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank johnwQ1928NJ
Reviewed 23 January 2016

We came for a short visit and enjoyed the wonderful outside as well as the great inside. It looks smaller from the outside than the inside and we were really impressed with the wonderfully colored windows.

Date of experience: January 2016
2  Thank FrankGeisler
Reviewed 7 November 2014

Nice place to visit,vilafranca is a very nice spanish town with some lovely sites to see,just a train ride from barcelona.People there are not so friendly.

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank neil f
Reviewed 24 August 2013

Only available on weekends, this trip is pretty neat. The guide is super friendly, the views of Vilafranca are nice and the overall experience very good. Need to book in advance.....

Date of experience: September 2012
1  Thank MarkTluszcz
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