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Catedral de Cuenca, Cuenca

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The specific Gothic architecture of the 12th-century Catedral de Cuenca may seem a little out of place in Castile. Inspired by Richard the Lionheart’s sister, Eleanor Plantagenet, who married Castilian King Alfonso VIII, it’s Anglo-Norman in style. The 20th-century facade may lead you to think that the cathedral is smaller than it really is. On the inside, you’ll find lots of light and enormous dimensions. Be sure to get the audio guide. Catedral de Cuenca is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Cuenca Edition.
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  • recommend see this Cathedral certainly is the building more imposing of the city and its inside very well preserved and with some sculptures of a value incalculable certainly the building more imposing of the city both in its inside as outside.
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  • It is one of the best catrdrales I've ever been, both its facade and its interior are a very impressive fortification.
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  • The Cathedral is wonderful but the schedule is not acceptable they close at 4 in the afternoon, 2 days we stayed at the gates, I believe that they should extend it to 6 in the afternoon at least. less
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  • Very nice Church
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  • Striking out due to its differences with the rest of cathedrals that exist in Spain. Inside I can not comment because I think it is a glut, which charge 8 euros to enter
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  • Historical
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  • It's not worth time. They charge € 4 to enter. Cathedrals that in Spain and no charge. Painful
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  • Beautiful girl
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