Gruta de Lourdes, Mar del Plata

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Simple yet filled with character, Gruta de Lourdes features a prominent statue of the Virgin Mary, surrounded by inscriptions placed there by believers. Set back from the road in a recessed area of delicately arranged stones, the shrine is a replica of the famous Grotto of Our Lady of Lourdes in France. Constructed in 1937, the site is a touching, humble tribute to a much grander work, and part of a complex of other religious sites replicated from other famous international places of worship. Plan to see Gruta de Lourdes and other attractions that appeal to you using our Mar del Plata travel itinerary maker.
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  • This cave as well as being very beautiful, has the city of Bethlehem that is attractive to children and adults also. The Via Crucis, although is is impaired by hands malicious, is very well illustrated. There is Saint Joseph's oratory (I think), and Chapel. Many people, and several stalls, would miss more silence but still, I can feel peace in this place
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  • Very nice path until you reach the Grotto itself, especially for believers, that travel as a via crusis
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  • For Catholics, a must-see, devotion and admiration. Special Easter, go knowing the mass schedule.
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  • Very nice place, with good energy!
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  • Beautiful place, with a fantastic view. Looks like a set of film. I am an atheist, however it is a very nice place to meet. It has a huge model where guys can make the characters move, sound songs or activated different things by adding chips, my daughter was fascinated him. Cute place.
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  • One of the places that I can not visit. The work of the sisters is excellent and you can help with donations or buying in Santeria.
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  • I thought it was wonderful the peace that felt to the get to the grotto from chaco
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  • Peace and meditation.
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