Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion, Marbella

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Dating from the 16th century, Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion is a church with ornate gold and silver decorations. Artists Pedro del Castillo and Salvador Galvez designed the main façade. Highlights of the church include the high altar, which is decorated completely in gold. Also check out the pipe organ, as it’s considered an important musical instrument in Spain. The statues you will find inside are featured in parades during Holy Week. To visit Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion and get the most from your holiday in Marbella, create itinerary details personal to you using our Marbella trip builder.
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  • You must visit this church in the old town. It may be relatively small but every mass we were at was packed,and while I don't understand the language I can follow the form. The church has a very ornat...  more »
  • Church that gives rise to the epicentre of the town, the square bears the name of the same, site of meeting by many residents.
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  • Lovely little church in the center of the old town. You don’t need too much time to visit, as the church itself is small. The traditional Spanish interior makes it a highlight of the area.