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Lady of Sorrows Mancha Blanca Church

Tinajo, Tinajo, Lanzarote, Spain
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We did a tour and this was one of the stops nice church nice and cool inside on a hot day, peaceful... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
iwan p
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Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
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Beautiful church visited it twice it is stunning,not open at all times took some lovely photographs... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Rosarie V
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20 May 2018
“Church”
14 Apr 2018
“Visiting”
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Tinajo, Tinajo, Lanzarote, Spain
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Reviewed 20 May 2018

We did a tour and this was one of the stops nice church nice and cool inside on a hot day, peaceful as churches used to be.

1  Thank iwan p
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Beautiful church visited it twice it is stunning,not open at all times took some lovely photographs a lot of people walking around admiring the beauty

1  Thank Rosarie V
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Our trip called here and we decided to have a look in the church. It is very beautiful indeed and well worth a visit.

Thank Johnlobster
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Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

If you're here any way (our tour stopped for lunch here) then it's probably worth a look in. The story behind the church is very interesting to hear.

Thank Paulito86
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Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Just a lovely sacred place to visit. Do have time to go and visit it. It is so worth the trip if you can. I will revisit soon A place for reflection

Thank Bill M
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Reviewed 21 September 2015

A very charming sanctuary of the Holy Mary. A small and usually quiet place of worship. I personally liked the modest design- no great ornaments. Instead, simplicity at its best!. It's a good idea to go there on 15th Sept when the national pilgrimage takes...More

1  Thank grendelka
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Reviewed 16 September 2015

This lovely church at Mancha Blanca commemorates dramatic events of 1736, when, it is claimed, the Virgin Mary intervened to miraculously halt the flow of volcanic lava which threatened to engulf the village & surrounding fertile fields - the Cross behind the chapel marks the...More

2  Thank Gooner10-8
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Reviewed 7 July 2015

It is said that the forc of the prayers from the congregants at this church prevented the most recent lava flow from destroying it, hence it has become a focus for annual pilgramages. Located in a tiny village a little way of the beaten track...More

3  Thank Dave H
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Reviewed 15 January 2015

We had imagined a bigger church, and at least a place to light some prayer candles, but in fact the church is quite small... silver sanctuary lights rather nice. Outside in lower car park is some info and maybe the place where the lava stopped...More

2  Thank GodfatherOxford
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Reviewed 17 September 2014

This attractive Church / Shrine is located in the small village of Mancha Blanca, near the town of Tinajo in in the western part of Lanzarote - the most direct route requires following the LZ20 to Tiagua, then taking a left turn for the village....More

Thank Gooner10-8
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