We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
All photos (107)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good43%
  • Average28%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“old town”(2 reviews)
“cathedral”(5 reviews)
“plain”(5 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Plaza de la Iglesia, 6, 36202 Vigo, Spain
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Vigo
from US$121,45
More Info
from US$97,16
More Info
Reviews (104)
Filter reviews
16 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews old town cathedral plain port cruise
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 16 reviews
Reviewed 9 November 2018

The Con Cathedral de Santa Maria is a cathedral in old town (Casco Vello) it isn't easy to find as it isn't set apart with streets and around a square. We were not able to see the inside. There are many cafes surrounding the cathedral...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Delbe M
Reviewed 9 June 2018

I don't know if this is a really big church or if it has full blown cathedral status. Info on the maps and associated narrative provided were conflicting. Either way this impressive and large church located in the heart of a relatively small city and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Steve T
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Does tower over the surrounding area and while plain on first look , once you venture inside you will get the full picture ! I love a good Iglesia !!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Skeney57
Reviewed 17 September 2017

this can be seen from most of the area near the pier it stands out against the blue sky, especially the day we were there interesting inside also

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank leo t
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Although we did not enjoy our stop at Vigo,the port did throw up some pretty little places,this small church was certainly one of the nicer places we managed to visit.....beautiful in and out,extremely colourful internally.Visited December 2017.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank shane s
Reviewed 28 May 2017

it has a very warm feeling about it inside. We'd like to have been able to do a circuit, but as it was a Saint's Day on our visit the Church was almost full. Luckily we were able to stand at the back and watch...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Tony36
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Not big but certainly steeped in history. Worth a good look around as lots of little interior details worth seeking out.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Brian M
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We came across this lovely old cathedral while exploring the older part of Vigo. We didn't go inside on this occasion, but just peeped inside the door. We were also intrigued to see this old olive tree outside the door.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Linda A
Reviewed 19 November 2016

I'm not the religious type, but still I like to visit churches from time to time. This is far from the Stefansdome, but it's still worth a visit. I passed it one Saturday and saw the doors open. Waited a while and walked in as...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank ArcticWaverider
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The priest, Alberto, was very kind and accommodating when we stopped here on our cruise. We wanted a marriage blessing and he was happy to do so for us. Thank you so much for making our trip so special! We will always remember our trip...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Melissa K
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 45 nearby hotels
Hotel Puerta Gamboa
298 reviews
.13 km away
Hotel Bahia de Vigo
434 reviews
.13 km away
Hotel Alda Puerta del Sol
69 reviews
.14 km away
Hotel Princesa Vigo
32 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 965 nearby restaurants
Taberna A Pedra
628 reviews
.07 km away
325 reviews
.04 km away
El Capitan
241 reviews
.04 km away
66 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 174 nearby attractions
Casco Vello Vigo
812 reviews
.17 km away
Praza da Constitucion
25 reviews
.06 km away
Estacion Maritima de Vigo
12 reviews
.19 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Iglesia Santa Maria staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines