Catedral Basilica Metropolitana Santiago de Tunja, Tunja

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  • Fully impressive and gorgeous! Central point for gathering across the main Plaza! Very secure and safe area!  more »
  • It is an historical place at all, located on thr mountains of colombia. Just great for a peaceful time with the kindness of colombian people..  more »
  • The Cathedral is situated in Plaza de Bolivar. We visited one evening during the annual Mother's Day service that was very special. After the service there was a procession around the square accompani...  more »
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  • It is the Cathedral more old Colombia possesses a unique architecture as well as its large size are the most important celebrations of the city
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  • The oldest Catholic Temple of Colombia. This Cathedral dates from 1574. Located in the plaza de Bolívar de Tunja, a simple Cathedral with an impressive dome.
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  • The main square is the only thing that I liked about this small town
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  • Its construction was entrusted to the master Pedro Gutièrrez, by Juan de Castellanos and founder of Tunja, Captain Gonzalo Suárez Rondon, and be home in 1567. It is located opposite the Plaza de Bolívar and within the historical center of Tunja, which was declared a national monument. In its interior you can see paintings by Gregorio Vàsquez de Arce y Ceballos, there also lie the remains of Gonzalo Suàrez Rondòn.
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