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Address: Plaza Regla s/n, 24003 Leon, Spain
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Gothic-era cathedral of golden sandstone with soaring stained glass windows...

Gothic-era cathedral of golden sandstone with soaring stained glass windows and richly decorated West portals.

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Just a real Spanish vibe building, earthy colerd stones, great details, nice square in front to enjoy it. You can do an audio tour to get more details and information about the... read more

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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43 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Just a real Spanish vibe building, earthy colerd stones, great details, nice square in front to enjoy it. You can do an audio tour to get more details and information about the Cathedral /Leon. Nice vantage point Ad well from the trainstation, just a 15 minute walk.

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127 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
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Best cathedral we saw in Spain. If you enjoy history, architecture and Spain you must visit Leon on your way to Santiago de Compostela. A truly great cathedral.

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Thank chris l
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Entrance is only 5 euros and its definitely worth it. Beautiful and amazing windows and roofs. Its just breathtaking. Some refurbishment is being done but could still enjoy it

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The cathedral is AMAZING. I have never seen a church with such beautiful windows and a "wall" in the middle with such beautiful gothic architecture!!! A most see in León !!! Take the audioguide to get the full experience!!

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a truly awe inspiring Cathedral. It has wonderful stained glass windows and in addition has a totally preserved carved choir area. Take some time and absorb the feeling of sanctity.

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Chorzow, Poland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Second after Chartreusse cathedral in aspect of stained-glass windows - it is just marvellous. We came to Leon specially to see it and it was worth!!!!

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good audio guide to this huge and very important cathedral both in terms of architecture and Spanish history. A must visit in Leon.

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San Pedro Garza Garcia, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't miss to visit this cathedral. It is a little below some of the top cathedrals in Spain, such as Barcelona, Seville and Salamanca, but still totally worth the visit. Be aware that visit hours are from 9:30-1:30 and 4:00-7:30

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Sarria, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
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There are so many cathedrals it's easy to think another one isn't worth a visit. But please go in here! The stain glass windows cover all the Walls and they are magnificent. They were also made over hundreds of years so really tell some stories. At present they are meticulously being cleaned to bring out their brauitdul colours. Go with... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This gothic catherdal will take your breath away when you first sight the stained glass. It is unique.

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