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Contact details

Loiola Auzoa, 16
20730  Azpeitia, Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa  (Basque Country)
eneko@sjloyola.org
www.santuariodeloyola.org
Tel.:+34 943025000

Location

Autonomous region:
Basque Country

Province/Island:
Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa

Gipuzkoa

Reservations


Description

In honour of San Ignacio de Loyola.

This Baroque Basilica has a wonderful dome of 24 metres in diameter.

Work of the famous Italian architect Carlo Fontana. It was inaugurated in 1738. It is baroque in style, with a circular floor plan and a 65 metre-high dome. A few metres from the Basilica you can visit the old Loyola House-Tower, where San Ignacio was born in 1491.

Construction:
Basilica

Artistic period:
Baroque

Historic period:
18th century

Setting:
San Agustin Church, San Juan Hermitage, Magdalena Hermitage, Nuestra Señora de Olaz Hermitage.

Practical information

Schedule

From Monday to Sunday
From 10:00 to 13:00
From 15:30 to 19:30



Prices

Admission free


Map


WHAT IS THERE NEARBY? (within a 2 km radius)