Virgin of El Rocio, Almonte

Virgin of El Rocio, an hermitage with yearly pilgrimages of about a million people, originally dates back to the early 17th century. Subsequent rebuilds have given the buildings both religious and architectural interest. Check out the venerated wooden statue of Mary, called the Virgin of El Rocío. The town itself has a frontier feel. Spend some time eating in the tapas bars or window shopping, or just indulge in some people watching. Make Virgin of El Rocio a part of your Almonte vacation plans using our Almonte driving holiday planning site .
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  • It had already seen day and set with horses and carriages. Yesterday I did it at night, illuminated and with friends. Whenever you enter and see the impressive. You have to feel it
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  • The Virgin of the Rocío... moves much devotion, crowd, is in the midst of the National Park of Doñana, surrounded by vegetation, horses, flamingos, sand. It has its pilgrimage at Pentecost and every 7 years moved to Almonte, where it is venerated for 9 months
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  • Donana Park area involved, with the beach a nice surprise! Hot water ideal for kids and grown-ups! Boardwalk ideal for hiking. Visit El Rocio
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  • An attractive monument situated in a prominent position next to the Ermita.
  • There is a place like this in the world.
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