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A Beautiful Church

This is a large church, more like a cathedral. It can been seen from the motorway when entering... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
Bolnuevo, Spain
Breath taking.

Once inside this church you felt emotional, as it's just so beautiful inside. once we finished... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
Lisa S
Lichfield, United Kingdom
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25 Sep 2018
“A Beautiful Church”
23 Feb 2018
“Breath taking.”
Plaza Encarnacion 1, 04820 Velez Rubio, Spain
+34 950 41 01 07
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Magnificent building, from the outside. It was closed and locked when we were there, found it difficult to find out when it would be open again, think we would have had a 3 hour wait so unfortunately we cannot rate the inside. Disappointed.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kaz602015
Reviewed 25 September 2018

This is a large church, more like a cathedral. It can been seen from the motorway when entering Velez Rubio. It is beautifully decorated and well worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank marina060
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Once inside this church you felt emotional, as it's just so beautiful inside. once we finished looking inside we were able to walk to the restaurant for lunch.. There are restaurants in very close proximity.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Beautiful church. Try to go out of holy hours to experience 'lighting up the altar' @ €1 - box at the side.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Josephine A
Reviewed 16 December 2017

If you're a fan of churches then dpo pop inside this little beauty! Located on a plaza alongside a couple of decent bars, this church is very pretty inside. Obviously remember to be respectfully quiet when inside - but you are encouraged to take photos....More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Elle1971
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Well worth a visit if like me, you love to visit a church. Absolutely stunning inside, with many fine alters and statues. Such a wonderful atmosphere. If you're religious or not, make sure you go and see this 16th Century Baroq masterpiece.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank 989TinaW
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Iglesias de la Encarnacion (Church of the Virgin of the Incarnation) dominates Plaza del la Encarnacion & is a landmark of Velez Rubio. For those - (irrespective of religious beliefs) - whom like old churches & architecture this is a brick built impressive looking building...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank gregoryo2013
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Very nice church, great architecture well worth a visit,the Alter area lights up and was very impressive.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Bob H
Reviewed 26 March 2016

we were here before Easter it was beautiful every thing ready for the precisions in the stress of Velez Rubio

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank cookiephil
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Standing high above the Blanco houses in the Plaza this Church is a must see if you in this area. From the old metal doors to the domed ceiling and sculptures it breath taking.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Andy D
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