Basilica Catedral de Ayacucho, Ayacucho

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#1 of 6 in Historic Sites in Ayacucho Region
Declared a national place of cultural heritage, Basilica Catedral de Ayacucho represents an important cathedral built as far back as the 17th century. Pay special attention to the interior's intricately hand-carved statues and altar. You can also see the tomb of Francisco Pizarro, the cathedral's founder, once inside. Take a guided tour for a trip especially informative on details regarding the history of the church, its foundations, and the saints most important to the cathedral and the locals. Put Basilica Catedral de Ayacucho into our Ayacucho holiday planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Its totally colonial infrastructure and very well kept, located in the same square, if you like the historical you have take a ride...
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  • Excellent place to appreciate the colonial architecture of the Peru, is surrounded by arches of the era of Spanish colonization
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  • The Cathedral of Ayacucho is definitely one of the most beautiful of all of Peru, it is nice and they offer a tour and the view of the city is very impressive
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  • Superb, every detail of this Cathedral is precious.
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  • Beautiful place
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  • Excellent place to meet and take some pictures.
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  • Simply beautiful
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