Candelaria is a city on the east shore of the island in the archipelago. It is a city of 28,000 inhabitants, best known for its basilica which includes the sculpture of the Virgin Mary and mural paintings.
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Notable Places in the Area

The Basilica of the Royal Marian Shrine of Our Lady of Candelaria is a Roman Catholic minor basilica, the first Marian shrine of the , located in the municipality and city of Candelaria on the island of . Photo: Mataparda, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a large square in Candelaria, .

Cueva de Achbinico, also called cave of San Blas is a Roman Catholic church and cave located in Candelaria, , . Photo: Koppchen, CC BY 3.0.

Photo: Cecheto, CC BY-SA 3.0 es.

Localities in the Area

is a town on the island of in the archipelago. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: Martely, CC BY-SA 4.0.


28.3548° or 28° 21' 17.3" north
-16.3727° or 16° 22' 21.6" west
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36 metres (118 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Candelaria, Espanya
  • Arabic: كانديلاريا
  • Arabic: كانديلاريا، سانتا كروث دي تينيريفه
  • Asturian: Candelaria
  • Basque: Candelaria
  • Bosnian: Candelaria
  • Bulgarian: Канделариа
  • Bulgarian: Канделария
  • Catalan: Candelaria
  • Cebuano: Candelaria
  • Chechen: Канделария (Канаран гӀайренаш)
  • Chechen: Канделария
  • Chinese: 坎德拉里亚
  • Chinese: 坎德拉里亞
  • Croatian: Candelaria
  • Czech: Candelaria
  • Danish: Candelaria
  • Dutch: Candelaria, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
  • Dutch: Candelaria
  • English: Candelaria, Tenerife
  • Finnish: Candelaria
  • French: Candelaria
  • Galician: Candelaria
  • German: Candelaria
  • Greek: Κανδελάρια
  • Hebrew: קאנדלאריה
  • Hebrew: קנדלאריה
  • Hebrew: קנדלריה
  • Hungarian: Candelaria
  • Italian: Candelaria
  • Japanese: カンデラリア
  • Korean: 칸델라리아
  • Latin: Candelaria
  • Lithuanian: Kandelarija
  • Malay: Candelaria, Tenerife
  • Norwegian: Candelaria
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Candelaria
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Candelaria
  • Occitan (post 1500): Candelaria
  • Persian: کاندلاریا
  • Polish: Candelaria
  • Portuguese: Candelaria
  • Romanian: Candelaria, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
  • Russian: Канделарии
  • Russian: Канделария
  • Serbian: Канделарија
  • South Azerbaijani: کاندلاریا
  • Spanish: Candelaria
  • Swedish: Candelaria
  • Tagalog: Candelaria
  • Tatar: Канделария (Канар утраулары)
  • Tatar: Канделария
  • Turkish: Candelaria, Tenerife
  • Turkish: Candelaria
  • Ukrainian: Канделаріа
  • Ukrainian: Канделарія
  • Uzbek: Candelaria
  • Uzbek: Cанделариа
  • Venetian: Candelaria (Canàrie)
  • Venetian: Candelaria
  • Waray (Philippines): Candelaria, Islas Canarias
  • Waray (Philippines): Candelaria
  • Cancelaria
  • Канделярія

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