Catedral de San Cristobal de Las Casas, San Cristobal de las Casas
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Walk up the hill to admire the artistry and atmosphere of Catedral de San Cristobal de Las Casas, a brightly colored Catholic church and local landmark. First built in 1528, the cathedral features an 18th-century yellow Baroque facade decoratively striped by red features. While plant motifs in the mortar and sculptures in the niches demand close inspection, the coloration of the church looks pleasing from afar, perfectly complementing the hues of the plaza that lies in front of it. Inside, find a number of Baroque artworks, including two altarpieces. Plan to see Catedral de San Cristobal de Las Casas and other attractions that appeal to you using our San Cristobal de las Casas itinerary planner.
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  • located in the center of san cristobal of them houses precisely where end them walkers of the city is found the temple that is the main attractive of the city.
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  • this cathedral is a must see place. 10 mins is enough. İn front of it lots of salers are trying to sale items. 
  • Very well preserved throughout the Centre historic. A very nice city, is safe and is a friendly and pleasant people
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  • This. Ugly ugly
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  • A place very beautiful, with a style colonial
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  • Very nice... very good environment... especially today 15 sep...
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  • with all the classic style of chiapas
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  • A church steeped in history
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