Royal Carthusian Monastery (Real Cartuja), Valldemossa

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Built originally as a royal residence Royal Carthusian Monastery (Real Cartuja) was converted into a monastery in 1399 and is now a museum. The monks left in 1835 as a result of a national decree authorizing the Spanish government to take over religious properties. The main church of this well-preserved monastery is still in use. You can tour the church, some of the monks’ former living quarters, library, dining room, old pharmacy, and garden. To visit Royal Carthusian Monastery (Real Cartuja) on your holiday in Valldemossa, and find out what else Valldemossa has to offer, use our Valldemossa travel itinerary maker.
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  • Besides the famous pharmacy and monastery apartments with interesting items and details, there was a beautiful museum with paintings for example from Miro. Our visit was perfect due to a nice piano co...  more »
  • A beautiful village with a beautiful cloister, known to all his history, it is interesting that in the summer the monastery passes Chopin Festival, night gigs at the monastery famous pianists.
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  • The environment is beautiful. Positive point for the app that you can download and is equivalent to an audioguide for museums. Interesting stories from the pharmacy, Jovellanos and Chopin, I think overrated for the brief stay on the island, although it was very interesting that the girl who took care of the room tell us references related to the collection. Us or came to see other £ 4 musician piano and little else. Although is private, does not understand that batiburrilo of exhibitions...
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  • Nice village in the mountains good for a half day trip to cool down from the beach. Historic houses, churches and public places. We went seeing Chopin room in the monastery and enjoyed his garden and the view
  • Beautiful church that represents a picturesque village of Mallorca which the tourist can not miss.
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  • A beautiful place to visit, and the people also, I recommend.
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  • The cost of excursions include visiting the monastery, inhabited by George sand and Frederic Chopin, the Church at a monastery, Royal Palace. Description in Russian get when buying a ticket.
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  • Beautiful village in the sierra mallorquí
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