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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. Plan to see Copacabana Cathedral and other attractions that appeal to you using our Copacabana travel itinerary planner.
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  • This white building is decorated with Portuguese-style blue tiles and rounded domes, and at first glance it looks more Moorish than Christian. The treasure inside is the Camarin de la Virgen de Candel...  more »
  • Go up to the second floor and Mary? The statue is adorned in the Middle, visited by devotees were praying. Lake Titicaca seen with Google earth and disappeared three fish, Jaguar, that is. Map shape and three on the Inca people this is the most important thing is that it surprised people in Bolivia.
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  • Very nice Cathedral - very simple inside but impressive - deserves a tour without hesitation
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