Santa Maria De Budejo Monastery

Santa Cruz de Juarros, Spain

Santa María de Bujedo Monastery was probably founded between  1159-1172. The oldest documentary evidence confirming the existence of the monastery dates from 1182. It was confiscated in 1835.

The church, built in the first half of the 13th century, has a Latin cross plan with a single nave. There are some remains left of the original monastery buildings dating to the the 13th century. Seven double capitals and four bases are preserved from the medieval cloister.

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Founded: c. 1159
Category: Religious sites in Spain

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Catkate (Catkate) (8 months ago)
A very beautiful place to walk, trek, explore caves, take pictures, breathe fresh air ... Very quiet area next to the monastery. There is a road going up the mountain that is a few hundred years old. Many caves to explore around Mt.
Reshma Britto (9 months ago)
Beautiful and peaceful place
Juana Hernandez (11 months ago)
A privileged place, you breathe peace, ideal to meditate and find yourself, rest and disconnect, a true paradise
Alvaro López (12 months ago)
Spectacular site both for its gardens, ditches and waterfalls and inside. Although it is only open to visitors if you know a resident.
Juan Costa LLarena (13 months ago)
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