Santuario de la Virgen de los Remedios, San Pedro Cholula

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Sitting on top of a 54 m (177 ft) high pyramid, Santuario de la Virgen de los Remedios represents both a tourists' favorite and a place of great historical significance. Built in the 16th century, the church features a distinct Neoclassical architecture and walls decorated with 24-carat gold. The building's main feature remains a famed image of Our Lady of the Remedies, a gilded depiction brought to the New World in 1519. Using our custom trip planner, San Pedro Cholula attractions like Santuario de la Virgen de los Remedios can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Give you the opportunity to discover the history behind the Church, there is much to learn! Get ready for a rise master!
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  • The church itself is quite beautiful from the outside, it’s color and elaborate architecture makes it a very attractive building. However, it is also on top of the largest pyramid in Mexico (mostly ru...  more »
  • to rise to the top, surrounding the Church, you can have an extraordinary panoramic view of Puebla and Cholula. The view towards the volcano is impressive and beautiful on a clear day. In addition, the Church is beautiful! Worth climbing!
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