Copacabana Cathedral, Copacabana

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Head to the shores of Lake Titicaca to view Copacabana Cathedral which holds the Virgen de Copacabana. Built in the 17th century, the cathedral was made to honor the patron saint of Bolivia. Today visitors come to view the solid white walls, and the ornate fixings inside the church, including large amounts of gold and silver decorations. No photos are allowed inside the church. In the back of the cathedral, you can view the Virgen de Copacabana. Using our custom trip planner, Copacabana attractions like Copacabana Cathedral can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • It is beautiful, stunning, is really impacted, even could say that it is more beautiful than the Cathedral of Lima.
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  • Beautiful church but not really a must do.. There are a lot of beggars around the Church what I've experienced as unpleasant.
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  • Visiting this Cathedral it's explaining the history of Francisco Tito Yupanqui, born in 1551 and died in 1608. Is the first indigenous Bolivian candidate to the glory of the altars. The future Blessed Inca origin and was the sculptor of the image of our Lady of Candelaria, worshipped here and in all Spanish speaking countries.
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