Church of St. George, Lalibela

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  • San Jorge (Bete Giyorgis): Went Sunday and was full of people dressed in white. We hope to finish the mass to visit. It has a height of 15 meters and is characterized by the shape of a Greek cross. It has 3 floors and it was constructed without interior pillars. Down a small path you access inside, where they emphasize the dome, crosses from the ceiling and the famous canvas of St. George Slaying the dragon.
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  • We arrived early in the morning and spent about 3 hours hiking and exploring the area. This church is amazing. Best pictures were from the far right corner near a tree as you first enter the area.  more »
  • This is the most spectacular of the Lalibela churches, the one you see in the photos. It is truly a stunning church, probably the most spectacular and unique I've ever seen (which is a lot!). You can ...  more »
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