Cathedral of Jaca was the first Romanesque cathedral built in Aragon, and is one of the oldest on the Iberian peninsula. Its current appearance is the result of additions and modifications mainly made between the 15th and 18th centuries. Gaze up at the vaulted ceiling and admire colorful frescoes. Visit the Chapel of Santa Orosia and study paintings that depict the life of the cathedral's patron saint. The cathedral also houses the Diocesan Museum, which boasts a fine collection of religious art from hermitages and churches that are part of the Diocese of Jaca. A visit to Cathedral of Jaca represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Jaca trip builder app to plot your vacation.
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Cathedral of Jaca is the main religious building in this city, in Aragonese Pyrenees, in the North of Spain. It is the first Romanesque Cathedral in Spain and it was built in the 11th Century. It is..... more »
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On a clear day in October, with nearly no traffic, I was stopped by Huesca Police for no apparent reason. After a long delay and their discovery that was was in a rental car that was to be returned..... more »
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