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Cementerio de Comillas

Paseo Manuel Noriega s/n, 39520, Comillas, Spain
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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 6 days ago
Kevin H
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Zurich, Switzerland
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Visit the Cemetery or Campo Santo de Comillas.

When driving to the cemetery located near the sea side, and also known under the name “Campo... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
Amazon122s
,
Santa Comba Dao, Portugal
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Paseo Manuel Noriega s/n, 39520, Comillas, Spain
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Reviewed 6 days ago 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

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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

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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

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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

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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.

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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

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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

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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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Reviewed 8 November 2016

If you are in Comillas it is hard to miss this small cemetery by the sea. It is close to town and the beach. It is up on a hill with views of the sea. An easy walk from the center of town or the...More

Thank sobesand
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

If you visit Comillas you will probably be there to see el Capricho or its beautiful beach. However, I guarantee you won't be disappointed if you visit the nearby cemetery a short distance away. It's on a hill overlooking the sea. You cant mistake it...More

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