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Cathedral Santander

Santander, 39002 Santander, Spain
+34 942 22 60 24
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“old church” (2 reviews)
“worth a visit” (4 reviews)
“cloisters” (20 reviews)
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Santander, 39002 Santander, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent most of the visit at the cloister and the tower. The tour did cost 2 euros, but you could get a better deal (4 euros) booking a combo for the cathedral, the wall, and the bomb shelter. The cathedral is built on top...More

Thank El-Pescador007
Reviewed 29 October 2017

It is the first time that we see a cathedral that is conformed with 2 different churches in on place. Both were built in different periods.

Thank Salvador H
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Difficult to believe the sea once came up to the walls of the cloisters. Well worth a visit in my book. In the middle of everything, easy to find with a beautiful cloister of gentle pale sandstone - a peaceful retreat on a busy day....More

Thank mumistheword
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Visit starts with the old church on top of which the cathedral was built. Part of the roman ruins can also be seen. The old church is small, solemn and with little art to ornate it. Main artifacts are the reliquaries enclosing the heads of...More

Thank AndaLibra
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I was in Santander on a Sunday so this was one of the few places open! It is a quaint but nothing spectacular. Peaceful ecloisters where I sat for about 30 minutes reading my book,

Thank RWB20152015
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

A beautiful Cathedral in this wonderful Spanish city of Santander. Could not go inside as it was closed. However it is really impressive.

Thank mackiandrade
Reviewed 29 September 2017

The visit to the cathedral left me feeling cold but I suppose that perfect for those who wish to worship without any distractions.

Thank BlaydonBlunderer
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

The cathedral is above the old church. I suggest going to both. Cuz I'm a sucker gor older, more rustic things I loved the old church more. It even smelled old. Very low, romanesque ceilings. But yes, the cathedral- they require a euro for entry....More

Thank Emily A
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Some of the signs are interesting but the entry price was a bit steep. The internal plaza was pretty.

Thank James w
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Apart from the paintings the best part is if you look up at the ceiling the woodwork is in the shape of an upturned boat which reflects the nature of Santander as a fishing port.

Thank nmph2017
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