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Contact details

Carretera Ctra. Caparroso-Carcastillo km. 17,5
31310  Carcastillo, Navarre  (Navarre)
ocsolaoliva@planalfa.es
www.monasteriodelaoliva.eu
http://www.turismo.navarra.es/esp/organice-viaje/recurso/relacionado/3029/
Tel.:+34 948725006
Fax.:+34 948715055

Location

Autonomous region:
Navarre

Province/Island:
Navarre

Navarra

Reservations


Description

The monastery was founded in the 12th century by the monarch García Ramírez. The site has a Cistercian style church, with three nave floor plan.The cloister is Gothic and the chapter house is protogothic.The abbatial palace is beside the church.In front of the apse of the church is the Chapel of San Jesucristo, the oldest building of the entire ensemble.During the War of Independence, the building was ransacked by the French troops.Today a Cistercian community lives in it.

Construction:
Monastery

Artistic period:
Cistercian

Historic period:
12th century

Practical information

Schedule

From Monday to Saturday
From 09:00 to 12:00
From 15:30 to 18:00


Sunday
From 09:00 to 11:30
From 16:00 to 18:00




Prices

General: €2,50
Groups: €2

 

Services

Guided tours, Shop Hostelry
Car-park Visits to the winery: only for groups by appointment.

Map


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