Ermita de la Virgende la Pena, Mijas

Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
4.2/5 based on 120 reviews on the web
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  • very nice care and invites you to prayer, it is a small place of meditation I felt at peace in the place
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  • We travelled here on the public bus from Fuengirola. 1 Euro 55 for a 25 minute journey on the bus. The interior is tiny but the views from the outside terrace are amazing. Well worth a 10 minute look ...  read more »
  • Mijas is a white-washed village etched into the mountainside overlooking the Costa del Sol. It has beautiful terraced villas with lime trees and flowers. Flower pots are hung all over the stucco build...  read more »
  • Amazing view of Fuengirola, and very very quiet and relaxed place to look at the horizon and enjoy the view with the sea at the end.
  • Hermitage of the Virgen de la Peña, the patron saint of Mijas....Mercedarian monks built the chapel in 1520 and inside is a carved wooden image of the virgin allegedly dating back to AD850. It is a delightful little building, although I find it a bit incongruous that, just like a number of ancient churches that I have visited in recent years, it has electronic candles rather than the real thing!
  • There are also nice and the building, and the coffee is awesome
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