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Iglesia-Fortaleza de Santa Maria de Ujue

Calle San Isidro 8, 31496 Ujue, Spain
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Magnificent

Stunning architecture, unexpected and very nice to see the birds flying around it. A must see in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jooorn
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Spectacular

This is a fantastic place, the whole village is wonderful, top on the hill, with stunning views. A... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
BasqueGuy
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Calle San Isidro 8, 31496 Ujue, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning architecture, unexpected and very nice to see the birds flying around it. A must see in Ujue.

Thank jooorn
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

This is a fantastic place, the whole village is wonderful, top on the hill, with stunning views. A local traditional sweet are the caramel-coated almonds, delicious!

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

It is definitely worth visiting and can be easily combined with a visit to Palacio Real de Olite. Highly recommended to history lovers.

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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We visited here on a Friday morning, and were lucky to get a parking spot at the entrance of the town. We realised when we got to the church that this was because we'd arrived just as a service was about to start, so couldn't...More

Thank kingduncan81
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Staying in Tafala we visited Olite, the Bardenas Reales and the tiny village of Ujué, considered one of Spain's most beautiful villages. Perched on a high hill overlooking the barren landscape this hamlet of around 150 souls, mostly old people, is worth driving the 15...More

Thank Ray V
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

This town and its church is definitely worth visiting. The medieval architecture is carefully preserved and is considered a Spanish National Monument. This is not a museum but a church with regular masses and religious services. Walking through the streets in this town is like...More

Thank Raquel G
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

Sitting atop the hill that is the medieval town of Ujue is this unique Spanish National Monument, a church that started as romanesque and remains at the main altar as such with the rest modified in the XIV century to a Gothic style with an...More

Thank martinezcm
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

If in the area, a visit to Ujue is highly recommended. It is a quaint village and the church is the highlight. You can drive to the church but the downward descent is a bit hairy if you continue in an anti clockwise direction. There...More

Thank Sandy H
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Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Ujue is a very nice looking, photogenic town. The drive up to it is windy but it is worth it as the views of the town, the church and of the surrounding area are marvellous.

Thank Robert S
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Reviewed 27 May 2016

highly advisable!! a beautiful church will surprise you with an uncommon architecture and decorations, build on top of a hill it provides with great views

Thank Jimena G
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