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Monasterio de Santa Cristina

Parada de Sil, Spain
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A stop worth if you are in the area

If you are heading the area, its worth the detour to the monastery or the rests of it. I wouldnt... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2016
Belkis R
via mobile
Beatiful old monastery, still under refurbishment

The monastry is the at the end of a nice walk, but it may be reached by car also. It is beatiful... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2016
Colmenar Viejo, Spain
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21 Nov 2016
“A stop worth if you are in the area”
17 Aug 2016
“Beatiful old monastery, still under refurbishment”
Parada de Sil, Spain
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Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

If you are heading the area, its worth the detour to the monastery or the rests of it. I wouldnt just go there, but if you are in the area, do not hesitate to stop. Most of it is in ruins, but it gives you...More

Thank Belkis R
Reviewed 17 August 2016

The monastry is the at the end of a nice walk, but it may be reached by car also. It is beatiful (or it was), as now is under major refurbushments. Still, you may visit it (1 euro entrance) and imagine how monks (benedictians) lived...More

Thank joseluis_ucieda
Reviewed 13 August 2016

This monastery was rather difficult to find - long, winding roads and stone steps down. But, you are greatly rewarded - this is a hidden gem. Embedded in lush green and a stone haven, it is really something out of the ordinary.

Thank Ann-Christine P
Reviewed 24 June 2016

...be ready to drive on country roads by the cliff, to find the rest of a Romanesque monastic place in a very beautiful environment

Thank Jimena G
Reviewed 7 April 2016

The monastry is basically a shell but in excellent conditional. We visited in early spring so all of the chestnut trees were still bare. The scenery is spectacular on the drive to the monastry. How do they tend to their grape vines which grow on...More

Thank leanneandtony
Reviewed 18 January 2014

You will need a car to go there. It is an amazing place both because the architecture and because of the nature that surrounds it. Beyond any words. keep it secret.

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Reviewed 24 July 2013

Wind your way through the Canyon del Sil and heart of the Ribeira Sacra wine region, fantastic views, great wines, wonderful local Galego food!

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