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Iglesia de Santa Maria de Vizbayo Reviews
No pudimos verla por dentro: en la web de Turismo de Castilla y León figuraba como hora de cierre las dos, pero allí, en el cartel de la puerta el horario de la mañana era hasta la una. Así que nos co... more »We couldn't see it inside: on the website of Turismo de Castilla y León it was listed as closing time both, but there, on the sign of the door the morning schedule was until one. So we settle for the outside, the three figurative little baskets and the beautiful window of the apse. And the views of Ponferrada, postcard.
La iglesia de Santa Maria de Vizbayo fue construida en los albores del siglo XII y fue declaradaBien de Interés Cultural en 1982.Esta rodeada de prados y muy cerca del Camino De Santiago. A lo largo d... more »The church of Santa Maria de Vizbayo was built at the dawn of the twelfth century and was declared a property of Cultural Interest in 1982.It is surrounded by meadows and very close to the Camino De Santiago. Throughout its long history it has undergone numerous avatars that are reflected in its factory made of ashlar and slate-covered, so abundant in the region. Its Romanesque invoice is worth highlighting the north cover with remains of 19th-century paintings. Inside is a remarkable 16th-century crucified.
Very nice church that deserves a good restoration. The guy who showed it to us, very kind and well versed in the subject. Thank you.
Interesting. As a negative point I highlight the prefabricated gray cement block wall that closes the cemetery. It is pure faith is next to a historical monument.
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