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Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Candelaria

Candelaria, 38530 Candelaria, Tenerife, Spain
+34 922 03 22 30
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“large square” (4 reviews)
“black madonna” (4 reviews)
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Candelaria, 38530 Candelaria, Tenerife, Spain
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+34 922 03 22 30
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"beautiful church"
in 13 reviews
"large square"
in 4 reviews
"black madonna"
in 4 reviews
"punta del rey"
in 3 reviews
"patron saint"
in 3 reviews
"sea front"
in 7 reviews
"free admission"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 11 reviews
"lots of history"
in 2 reviews
"stained glass windows"
in 2 reviews
"short visit"
in 2 reviews
"take your breath away"
in 2 reviews
"canary islands"
in 4 reviews
"sea wall"
in 2 reviews
"religious art"
in 2 reviews
"lovely place to visit"
in 2 reviews
"lovely square"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely building in the Main Square with a few restaurants just outside. Well worth a visit.

Thank Graham M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful church, unfamiliar to British eyes with it's round arches rather than gothic, and a different style of pillars too. Surprisingly modern, the current Basilica dates from only 1959 though the site has been significant since the 14th century. It has some nice artwork...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a stunning church don’t for get your camera lots of fantastic photos large square with stalls around

Thank gill c
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very nice plaza with the group of Menceyes Guanches statues 'guarding' the seaward side of the plaza (Plaza de la Patrona de Canarias). When we visited the plaza was decorated with bunting that stretched from a central pole in the area to the perimeter...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Candalaria is a beautiful little town with an enormous heart. The Basillica is that heart and I was in complete awe when I visited on the first day of our holiday. To see the Madonna in all her glory high up on the Altar was...More

Thank Sharon R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Basilica of the Royal Marian Shrine of Our Lady of Candelaria, is a beautiful place to visit, located on the edge of the Plaza. Disabled access to the Cathedral is very good & it is easy to move around inside to view all its...More

Thank Sidawat
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely calm interior. Very grand. Well worth spending time here and the views from the square outside are stunning.

Thank Lynn P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth visiting this small town. The Church is very impressive and there are plenty of bars and restaurants if you need refreshments. Also take a look at the Model Village

Thank David H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This basilica has a special place in the history of Tenerife and enjoys a special charm of its own. The peace and tranquility of the inside is at contrast with the superb square outside containing its magnificent statues. Make the effort to walk a little...More

Thank Akumuk
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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Cute church set in the heart of a little town by the sea. Very interesting to learn the story of their black virgin Mary. A few locals were praying so obviously was respectful of their time. Outside the church is in a little plaza with...More

Thank Cleoface
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courcite53
27 April 2017|
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Response from sonulique | Reviewed this property |
From around 9 a.m. until around 6 p.m. I hope this helps.
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suzanne h
3 March 2016|
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Response from Nuala D | Reviewed this property |
We walked from Las Caletillas to Candelaria, but the bus Company on Tenerife is called TITSA. They have their routes and timetables on the internet.
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