Basilica de la Virgen de los Desamparados, Valencia

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For an authentic, beautiful attraction, visit Basilica de la Virgen de los Desamparados and admire the statue and its surroundings. The female figure was constructed in a Gothic style with a Byzantine face and long hair decorated with jewels. This woman is a Catholic apparition attributed to the Virgin Mary, patroness of Valencia, and also one of seven patrons of the autonomous communities of Spain. The statue is set in a lively square in the center of old Valencia. Don’t miss the nearby cathedral and church. This site gets very crowded with tourists. Put Basilica de la Virgen de los Desamparados into our Valencia trip builder app to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Valencia.
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  • Faults the falleras are the offering of flowers to the lady that makes the Virgin's mantle. Beautiful really. Not will it miss it.
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  • We were there during the fallas siao ... Party of valencia ... the whole square flooded with flowers as well as Virgin ... amazing ... attention in this period there is a large number of people ...
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  • This Square was the final “ must see” on our day tour of Valencia with a local guide. ( the other stops were the market, the trading house, the cathedral and the science museum) We were lucky to be th...  more »

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