Catedral de Granada, Granada

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#3 of 18 in Historic Sites in Nicaragua
Visit one of the city's landmarks at Catedral de Granada, a neoclassical church that dominates the urban skyline. The 1972 edifice features a striking red and yellow facade, along with two domed towers and bell tower. Walking through the church's five altars, and look for the sacred image of the Virgen de la ConcepciĆ³n, saved from destruction by fire in 1856. Also, pay attention to the main altar's statue of Mary surrounded by silver, and backed by blue mosaic tiles. Climb the bell tower to enjoy views of the city, the lake, and the volcano in the distance. A visit to Catedral de Granada represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Granada online attractions planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Outside is very romantic temple, inside traditional nicaraguan, lets see in day and night too. Catedral de Granada is the end of the main walkstreet and opposite the temple is an old hotel where to wo...  more »
  • Like all Christian churches, grande grande it is because it is a cathedral, but there's nothing too lamativo mention of this church. As this central spend all the time by the side or front door.
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  • The eye-catcher on the large and lively square is this Catedral de Granada. Photogenic as in the evening the sun sets and the catedral an even more beautiful color. I had inside me more for. From outside so more beautiful than the inside.
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The streets around Parque Central prove the most popular among visitors, with any number of hotels catering in particular to budget and mid-range guests. Private vacation rentals are also plentiful, with a wide array of rental houses up for grabs. For something a bit quieter, look east to the coast, where you can choose from a handful of cozy places to stay.
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