Basilica de Lujan, Lujan

Most visitors get their first glimpse of Basilica de Lujan from the highway, before they've even reached the city called the "Capital of the Faith." Soaring to 106 m (348 ft) above the ground, the twin-spired church dwarfs all other buildings in a city of 100,000 people. Marvel at the church's elaborate neo-Gothic exterior, then be blown away by its cavernous interior. Look out for the tiny but culturally important statue of the Virgin Mary, whose significance outweighs its 38 cm (15 inch) height. More than 6 million Argentines embark on a pilgrimage to the church every year. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Basilica de Lujan by using our Lujan day trip planning site .
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  • The beauty of everything that makes up this temple is impressive. It is worth visiting Luján only by the Cathedral. They stop to take photos.
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  • Erected in the city of Luján in Argentina. It is a Basilica that is characteristic of the 13th century in neo-Gothic style. Monument of the Catholic faith. Dedicated to our Lady of Luján, patron saint of the Argentina; why he is considered the National Sanctuary of Argentina. It is finalizing be restored its facade. It has a length of four hundred meters, its width is sixty-eight and a half meters in the cruise and forty-two meters in front. It has two towers hundred six metres high, with a large cross. It has a great body, work of the French firm Mutin-Cavaillé-Coll, with higher air pressure of the bodies that exist in Argentina. Its construction was carried out between 1887 and 1935. The basilica has fifteen campaigns. Each of them has a name and a motto.
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  • You are always welcome to visit the basilica see the Virgin and isolated from the world whether it be for a few minutes and promise to be more well what unfortunately upon leaving now is forgotten by the stress that we live, but we tempt you...
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  • Considered the center of the Catholic Christian faith, it is an architectural jewel. Very good place for sightseeing. It has become also a gastronomic walk, since it is full of restaurants. In October is the famous pilgrimage to Lujan, taking as a point of arrival inside the Basilica.
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