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Catedral de Santiago

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Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

Catedral de Santiago is one of the religious buildings located in the old town of Bilbao, in the North part of Iberian Peninsula. It is a beautiful catedral, not more. I recommend you visit it, when you walk around the Casco Viejo (old town). Good,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 22 October 2018

I'm not a religious person but I do enjoy visiting cathedrals to see the architecture, art, treasures, and cloisters. The Catedral de Santiago is worth a look if you're in the area and certainly worth more time if you're interested in the Campostela.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank julijoyeux
Reviewed 20 October 2018

There is a combined ticket with the San Anton church nearby, and in the ticket an audio guide for both is included. This small cathedral is largely gothic in style, and is also rather sparsely decorated. So rather different from the large cathedrals further south....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KatrienS955
Reviewed 10 October 2018

we were too tight to go in. Cant remember having to pay to go into a church in Spain before. Great looking building

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Worth a visit very well preserved and the audio takes you through the history of the cathedral in detail

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alan G
Reviewed 1 October 2018

We visited on a Sunday morning. I was surprised to have to pay for entry on a Sunday but hey ho. The cloister was particularly lovely. New organ, but unfortunately not used for the service we attended.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RuthieMead
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Wonderful building from the outside and very dazzling on the inside. A must see site but do allow an hour to view all its wonders.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jillandpeterxxx
Reviewed 9 September 2018

When we went looking for this Gothic cathedral in the center of the Old Town, we expected to find something far more grand. In fact, we almost missed the structure, because it was wedged in between two other buildings. To enter, we had to pay...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Rumples
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Place where the pilgrims come to collect their stamp. Not that interesting, except for the beautiful cloister. The audio guide is a help to get a bit of knowledge, but again, not very interesting.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PeterD218
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Beautiful building from the outside, but having to pay to enter a church is something I cannot agree with.

Date of experience: August 2018
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