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El Carmen de la Asuncion Church, Cuenca

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Unassuming and whitewashed, El Carmen de la Asuncion Church sits in the heart of the city and remains an example of traditional religious architecture. Built in the 17th century, the simple structure stands in stark contrast to the flower market, a colorful collection of stalls held right in front of the church. Put El Carmen de la Asuncion Church and other Cuenca attractions into our Cuenca vacation trip planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Beautiful building, typical Spanish well with a convent next door. On the outside there's a fair selling beautiful flowers.
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  • It is very nice, is old also, outside flowers sold by lot and is very nice to take it inside
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  • We have been to this block many times and always found the church closed. This time, we walked by on a weekday before lunch and found the church in mid-service. Its carefully carved wooden entrance is...  more »