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Catedral Virgen de Caacupe, Caacupe

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Church Tourist Spot
Erected during the 1600s, Catedral Virgen de Caacupe is dedicated to the country's patrol saint, the Virgin of Caacupe. Inside, light pierces stained glass windows, paintings depict the lives of local villagers, and an image of crucified Jesus Christ is located in the central of three apses. Go to the roof to enjoy views of the surrounding mountains. To visit Catedral Virgen de Caacupe on your holiday in Caacupe, and find out what else Caacupe has to offer, use our Caacupe holiday planner.
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  • A nice and tranquil city. The place is recent but you feel the spiritual spirit. A small and nice city. We found a nice hotel Just facing the basilica for 50,000 gusts is each. This was really nice to...  more »
  • Ok maybe not modern but not historic. This catedral is Paraguay's spiritual centre for Catholics. The view from the observation balcony are worth the walk up, and the paintings on the walls on the sta...  more »
  • This Trip was done in August 2014. We arrived in the early morning and had Mass celebrated in the Chapel.Visited the Church afterward and the Stained Glass provides brilliance to an already well adorn...  more »