We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Church of Nuestra Senora de la Encarnacion

Save
Share
Review Highlights
For a beautiful view outside

There is not much to see inside, a church is a church. However, for a beautiful view outside over... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jusaja
,
Finland
Nice Views

We were already up on the hill to see the castle, so we went over to the church to take some... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
LazyRose
,
Red Deer, Canada
via mobile
Read all 59 reviews
56
All photos (56)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good50%
  • Average28%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
3 weeks ago
“For a beautiful view outside”
24 May 2018
“Nice Views”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
33°
17°
Aug
28°
16°
Sep
24°
12°
Oct
Contact
Plaza de la Iglesia, Olvera, Spain
Reviews (59)
Filter reviews
12 results
Traveller rating
2
6
3
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
2
6
3
1
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 12 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is not much to see inside, a church is a church. However, for a beautiful view outside over the extended landscape adn the surroundings, the palce is fine.

Thank jusaja
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

We were already up on the hill to see the castle, so we went over to the church to take some pictures. We didn't go inside though because it was closed, though it sounds like we didn't miss much. If you're already up at the...More

Thank LazyRose
Reviewed 13 February 2018

The inside of the church is stunning, beautifully maintained and very peaceful. Unfortunately my visit was marred by the old guy who sells the tickets. Everyone I've met so far in Olvera has been very friendly and helpful, so I was trying to converse with...More

Thank hh1London
Reviewed 13 August 2017

If you are in Olvera take a momento to see the Sanctuary. It is nice and the guardian is very nice and available to give you informations.

Thank Jacpuf
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This imposing building that can be seen for miles in evert direction looks beautiful from afar but when you get close up its a different matter. Weeds are growing from all over the building and it's in need of a full restoration. The interior however...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 10 December 2016

A Crucified Christ works from the 16th century, discovered 15 years ago in the cellars of the building. Unfortunately the church has suffered a great fire and hopefully now is again restored.

Thank Felixstowe2016
Reviewed 10 May 2016

it's nice building, but only from outside, nothing interesting inside. Not so expensive, just 2euro. Close to arab castle.

Thank dewoj
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Can be seen for miles around. When you get there, it gives great views of the 'pueblo Blanco and the countryside below. Unfortunately it was closed because of Samana Santa celebrations.

Thank gastronaut_11
Reviewed 16 June 2015

The imposing Church and near by castle watching over the town can be seen for miles around and once you walk up there, you can see for miles around! It was a hot and dusty day, but the walk was still worth it for the...More

1  Thank Cerris1
Reviewed 27 April 2015

This is a nice church on top of the hill which is the highest point in this small town of Olvera. Unfortunately, there is an entry fee and so I didn't bother going inside.

1  Thank gyanfernando
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Church of Nuestra Senora de la Encarnacion staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines