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  2. Discover Benidorm,
  3. Cultural and Urban Tourism,
  4. Benidorm´s Cultural Sights,
  5. 'San Jaime' Church (St James)
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'San Jaime' Church (St James)

Built in the 18th Century

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Church ofSaint James’ dedicated to the patron saint of the town, is set at the very top of the Old Town on a hill called Canfali. It is a Neoclassical building, built in the 18th Century with the typical blue Mediterranean dome.

Inside you´ll find a statue of the Virgen del Sufragio, the well-lovedpatron saint of Benidorm. The Virgin has her own small chapel containing the little wood sculpture which, as the story goes, was found on a boat adrift on the high seas.