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Basilica de la Virgen de los Desamparados

Plaza de la Virgen, s/n, Valencia, Spain
+34 963 91 86 11
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“patron saint” (5 reviews)
“small church” (2 reviews)
Plaza de la Virgen, s/n, Valencia, Spain
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+34 963 91 86 11
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you visit the Cathedral, then there is absolutely no reason not to visit the basilica behind it. It is dedicated to Valencia's patron saint and is a 'working' church.

Thank ReinhardW
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice small basilica standing near to, and attached via a covered walkway, to the main cathedral. It has a great position overlooking the Plaza de la Virgen and is a very attractive building which is free to enter. Inside it is extremely attractive and...More

Thank SteveJacksonnufc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful building right next to Cathedral without the 7 euro charge imposed by the aforementioned Cathedral. Wonderful statues and paintings within.

Thank careymoss32
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a most beautiful basilica which is quite near the main Cathedral. Although it is much smaller than the Cathedral it is very beautiful and mass is said at all hours, We visited the second time and heard mass at around 7.30pm

1  Thank Peter B
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Don't miss this awesome Basilica it's beautiful and right next door to the Cathedral. There a very nice little chapel at the back if you want peaceful reflection time. The Masses are continous all day.

Thank Malcolm J
Reviewed 14 October 2017

It provides a great outlook in the central Plaza of Valencia, though the nearby Cathedral shines much more. However, the more central position of this Basilica (dedicated to the Virgin of the Helpless) does not let it disappear in the shadow of its more apparent...More

Thank lilliputz
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

This "basilica" is very beautiful and is close to the Cathedral. The paintings on the ceiling are great. It really worth the visit.

1  Thank Fran G
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Entering the Baroque 17th century Real Basílica De Nuestra Señora De Los Desamparados, it is the most worth to look up. The frescoes of the vault are impressive paintings of Palomino.

1  Thank Dalmik
Reviewed 11 June 2017

How much time had passed, from the moment we left our country, to the time we have the opportunity, to enjoy again this old style Mass, but the one we remember back then, in our country, was really beautiful, same as the church is. If...More

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 8 June 2017

This is a beautiful church in the Plaza de la Virgen, filled with sculptures & artwork, with the frescoed ceiling being the highlight.

1  Thank FTMDave
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Renee E
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Admission is free and there are not guided tours inside
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