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Copacabana Cathedral, Copacabana

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Religious Site
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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  • Impressive and simple beautiful church to be visited. Full during the celebrations of Our Lady of Copacabana, empty during normal periods.  more »
  • This is surprisingly nice cathedral considering it's a fairly small town but Copacabana used to be a very important religious site hence why its more famous namesake gets its name from this town. You ...  more »
  • A relatively small cathedral, but very beautiful. Retains most or all the characteristics from other cathedrals in Bolivia. Outside, the market can be interesting, specially during eastern.  more »