Iglesia de Balbanera, Riobamba

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  • I never would have known to stop if not for our driver. This small church is simple, with the exterior brick the most impressive characteristic. Amazing that it’s still standing since the 1500’s, you....  more »
  • This church is entered through a small museum. Then you go inside the church to see its beautiful 16th century original altar. It is the oldest church in Ecuador and well worth seeing.  more »
  • This little church is one of the most authentic representations of the colonial constructions in the country. Also, this is the first Catholic church in Ecuador. If you are in the route, I recommend.....  more »
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  • It is the first Catholic Church founded in Ecuador on August 15, 1534. This uvicada is next to the Colta Lagoon on the Via Riobamba Cuenca.
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  • The first church to be founded in the country, at the time of the colony.
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