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Convento de Santa Clara

Calle Can Fonollar 2, 07001 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
+34 971 71 00 61
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Buy some cookies

Hard to find but worth the detour. Buy some of the nuns' cookies and visit the surroundings and the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
C-L-Vanvaeck
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Flanders, Belgium
Magnificent

Magnificent place to visit if you ar looking for a part of history, quietness. Go there, you will... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
F C
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Calle Can Fonollar 2, 07001 Palma de Mallorca, Majorca, Spain
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+34 971 71 00 61

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hard to find but worth the detour. Buy some of the nuns' cookies and visit the surroundings and the church.

Thank C-L-Vanvaeck
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Magnificent place to visit if you ar looking for a part of history, quietness. Go there, you will not regret it

Thank F C
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

What an amazing treat! A bit hard to find, this is worth a visit! An old convent with a beautiful chapel. Every day at noon, the nuns enter the chapel and sing - it's heavenly. Their voices are amazing. They run a tiny bakery and...More

Thank James S
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

The highlight for us was the nuns singing at 12noon. The door to get the biscuits is on the left and was closed when we got there. However, just turn the handle. Ring the bell on the wall and the rotating hatch opens and you...More

1  Thank Val H
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

If you have time whilst visiting Palma I would definitely recommend visiting the Convent which is part of the gothic quarter. You can see their beautiful church where they pray and then, the best part, purchase by a bell contraption, some cookies or chocolates that...More

Thank Isabel G
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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Visited this attraction as my girlfriend is called Clara. It is a very pretty small little church, it takes no more than 10 minutes to walk around so would recommend popping along. Biscuits are sold by the nuns, as mentioned in the other reviews, however...More

Thank cdbiuys
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

The chapel is beautiful but the unique thing about this place is that you can buy cookies that the nuns make. I had the lemon ones and the anise ones which were delicious. They're only open a few hours a day to sell their baked...More

Thank Cmdguitar
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Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

We popped into this place by chance. The nuns were singing in prayer, you cannot see them but the prayer is piped through speakers into the chapel. It's was wonderful to hear. I overheard a tour guide say that couples come here the day before...More

1  Thank justalondongal
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

Others have spoken about the purchase of biscuits (Cookies) from the cloistered nuns but I want to Focus rathe ront he spiritual expeience afforded by visiting this amazing place of peace. Entering the courtyard one has the feeling of going back centuries to the time...More

3  Thank BeatiMundoCorde
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Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this little gem whilst walking around the streets of the old town. This is a monastery where you do t get to see the nuns. At different hours of the day they sell their wares ... you do not get to see them...More

1  Thank Sally R
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Trip Advisor has a location link which you can use to find it, as it's hard to describe. Not a far walk from the centre though.
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