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Castropol


Church of Santiago Apóstol


Contact details

33760  Castropol, Asturias  (Asturias)
www.infoasturias.com

Location

Autonomous region:
Asturias

Province/Island:
Asturias

Asturias

Reservations


  • x

    Way of Saint James, the first European Cultural Route and World Heritage Site. See more


Description

Castropol was one of the last stages on the pilgrim route to Santiago in Asturias, so much so that one of the side doors of the church is known as the “French door”. It has three naves, of which the central nave is wider and higher, separated by columns and covered by star-shaped vaults.

Construction:
Church

Artistic period:
Renaissance

Historic period:
16th century

Practical information

Schedule

Only the exterior can be visited.


Map


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