Catedral de Granada, Granada

4.3
#2 of 8 in Historic Sites in Granada
Visit one of the city's landmarks at Catedral de Granada, a neoclassical church that dominates the urban skyline. The 1972 edifice features a striking red and yellow facade, along with two domed towers and bell tower. Walking through the church's five altars, and look for the sacred image of the Virgen de la Concepción, saved from destruction by fire in 1856. Also, pay attention to the main altar's statue of Mary surrounded by silver, and backed by blue mosaic tiles. Climb the bell tower to enjoy views of the city, the lake, and the volcano in the distance. A visit to Catedral de Granada represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Granada online attractions planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Probably the most beautiful and impressive of all Spain Cathedral. Visit obliged, and of course, slowly.
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  • We visited this beautiful Cathedral while we were in Granada. There were a few faithful inside praying, so we tried to be quiet and respectful while looking around and taking pictures. This is such a ...  more »
  • Excellent evidence of extreme religiosity Cathedral for a time. It is characterized by its 5 ships and ironwork. The light is not common in this type of churches. Not to be missed.
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