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An old church which has become a cemetery

We had read the story behind the demise of the church so we're interested in seeing it for... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
Kevin H
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Zurich, Switzerland
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A nice stroll

We visited this cemetery as our car was parked nearby but to be honest it would have been worth the... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
MMMH
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Dungarvan, Ireland
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Paseo Manuel Noriega s/n, 39520, Comillas, Spain
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Quite an atmospheric place. We visited on a fairly cold blustery day and it felt a bit like an episode from a gothic film.

Thank John B
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Comillas is a small village and cemetery is a must to see. It is a small cemetery but an attraction to see its architecrual style and view from there. It is also in use currently. It is a walking distance like every other attraction in...More

Thank Maritirini M
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We had read the story behind the demise of the church so we're interested in seeing it for ourselves. Sat on a hill above the town, the church ruins now house the cemetery where the burial chambers are stacked five or six high one above...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 6 November 2017

When driving to the cemetery located near the sea side, and also known under the name “Campo Santo”, you have to turn to your right into a narrow street, this just before you arrive at the roundabout, so you arrive just in front of the...More

Thank Hans G
Reviewed 5 September 2017

A weird but very interesting place. Cemetery actually built within a former church. Should be a highlight for goth-inclined or dark tourists

Thank werdlerswereld
Reviewed 19 August 2017

As graveyards go, this is one of the more interesting. It is set high up with some nice views. Some of the magnificent tombs and grave monuments have to be seen to be believed. Car parking is limited but there is parking further along the...More

Thank peetajohn
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We visited this cemetery as our car was parked nearby but to be honest it would have been worth the walk from the town centre anyway. A quiet, serene place which offers fantastic views of Comillas and far beyond.

Thank MMMH
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We saw the huge, almost Gothic guardian Angel whilst driving back to Santillana Del Mar. It was a very wet and dreary day .. And seeing this huge edifice in the distance was quite unnerving. It looked like it should be in a horror film!...More

Thank scrappydee
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

The location of this cementery is utterly amazing. It lies upon a hill that is covered with rich, green grass and it's elevation leads to the fact that you can see the sea surrounding the beach and the cliffs that encompass the coast at which...More

Thank dik u
Reviewed 18 May 2017

In style, great sea views, architecture and example of good care. Worth a visit. if you are walking between Capricho and the beach.

Thank MiamiKeyWest
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