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. Use our Marbella day trip planner to add Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion and other attractions to your Marbella vacation plans.
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  • Typical Catholic interior with lots of apses devoted to saints etc. and a very ornate alter. Intimate scale and bright interior. Well worth a look inside but half an hour at most for your visit unless...  more »
  • This is a great church , beautiful and very inspiring . A must to visit while in Marbella even if you are not Catholic  more »
  • The location is perfect, very clean square and the Church in perfect been very pleasantly surprised...
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