The Holy Week in Baiona


Palm Sunday: The Palm procession takes place, departing from the Dominican Sisters Convent and ending up at the ex-Collegiate Church of Santa María.

The Pasos procession: Held on Maundy Thursday. Most remarkable feature: living figures who play the Biblical roles, angels and Roman soldiers.

Church visiting: Church in Baiona are full-time open from Mundy Thursday evening to Good Friday evening.

Holy Burial: Known in Baiona as "Just-Man Procession". It happens every Good Friday evening. Hooded brothers walk along the Prostrate Christ paso during the procession.

The Dolorous Madonna procession: Known as "Just-woman Procession". In recent years over 2,000 women have gathered together for the event.