In Spain, there are a lot of churches where you can celebrate a unique and special wedding. It is a country with a long history of religious tradition and which has churches that are real masterpieces. If you are planning your wedding in Spain and you want to celebrate your wedding in a church, you can´t miss this selection of the best churches in Spain to celebrate an unforgettable wedding. We are talking about impressive constructions, magical interiors and an atmosphere that will leave you agape.
The basilica of Santa Maria del Mar in Barcelona
Located in the district of La Ribera, in the center of Barcelona and widely considered culturally interesting, this basilica is from the XIVth century and is notable thanks its gothic Catalan style. The building has a robust feel and its facade stands out thanks to its octogonal towers. On the inside of the church there are three naves, very high ceilings and narrow windows that give it a unique charm.
This basilica is famous for being an important feature of the novel Ildefonso Falcones, La catedral del Mar. It also appears in the novel El juego del Angel, by Carlos Ruiz Zafon and in the novel Thesaurus Ombres a Barcelona by Africa Ragel. Furthemore, it has been the stage of nobles’ weddings throughout the centuries. Can you imagine getting married in a church with such history? The basilica also has a great acoustic, a plus point, so that music will sound perfect at your wedding.
The church of Nueva Severa in Mallorca
Let’s go now to Mallorca to show you this spectacular church : Nueva Son Servera. It was a project lead by Joan Rubio Bellver, partner of the famous architect Antoni Gaudi. The most interesting thing about this church is that it is unfinished.
The best part? It is an church open towards the sky, with the charm of an emblematic and historical building while being both outdoors and indoors.
Orthodox russian church of Arcangel San Miguel in Altea
In Altea, Alicante, is where the first temple in Spain of the Russian orthodox church can be found, a special building inspired by the XVIIth century. It is a wooden church, made by Russian specialists in this material, brought from the area of Los Urales.
Its floor has the shape of a Greek cross and its engraved altar was made with materials imported from Russia as well. Although the amount invested is unknown, just by seeing the church, you can see that it was not an easy project. This building is a work of art and celebrating your wedding here can only be a success.
Crypt of the Almudena in Madrid
And what would you think about celebrating your wedding in the same church as the Kings of Spain? The Almudena is one of the most important churches in Spain, a building that is very significant for its inhabitants and has hosted very important weddings. You have the opportunity to celebrate your wedding in the crypt of the parish, a place with a noble atmosphere, beautiful columns and vaulted ceilings. It will be a perfectly magical celebration!
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