Iglesia de Nuestra Senora del Carmen, Guatape

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Iglesia de Nuestra Senora del Carmen reflects the colorful nature of the town's buildings with it's striking white-and-red striped exterior. The church's reflective surfaces radiate light in the daylight and highlight its bright colors at night. The building's interior features predominately wooden elements and painted statues of religious figures. The church sits within a row of small, colorful shops where you can grab a snack or buy a souvenir of the historical town. Visitors are welcome to observe or take part in the church's local religious traditions. With our online itinerary creator, Guatape attractions like Iglesia de Nuestra Senora del Carmen can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Right on the main square of the colorful town of Guatape you will find the Church of Nuestra Señora del Carmen. In this Town of Zocalos, the church also has been decorated with its own zocalos. They r...  more »
  • Very beautiful church of Guatape. Great on the outside but scarce inside like all Colombian churches. Anyway, you have to see it. Do not miss
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  • Beautiful church in the main Park of Guatape, wide and with a great capacity for his parishioners, with beautiful images, a great altar and a spectacular carved wooden ceiling.
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  • Beautiful church. It keeps the historical architecture of the towns in Antioquia. The colonial structure is notable. It shows the fervor of the people who maintain the building for many years.
  • A good colonial church.
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  • The Church of our Lady of Carmen in Guatape, Colombia is a Greco-Roman style church which is a few blocks from the main square of the village. The construction of the Temple took more than 70 years, built in 1865 part of his history says that the municipality has three curses hurled by a priest which is counted by the settlers. It is a beautiful church which is after the colourful streets of the village, one of the main attractions. 
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  • Site of prayer, good Greco-Roman architecture, its columns and arches, interior 90% wood worked by carpenters of the town,
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Guatape offers a good range of lodging options, with many of its best hotels located near the central park and along the waterfront boardwalk. Rooms are considerably more expensive on the weekends, with deep discounts offered throughout the working week. If you don't have to stay in Guatape itself, consider checking into a hotel in nearby Medellin, a larger city that provides a greater variety of affordable options.
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