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Iglesia de Belen, Cajamarca
Categories: Churches, Tourist Spots
Visit one of the city's architectural centerpieces at Iglesia de Belen, whose colonial Baroque details include a flat facade, single nave, and columns in lieu of any towers. Built in the 18th century, the church features an edifice adorned with hand-carved hewn stone designs and arabesque lines, reminiscent of Moorish decor. Inside, light pours through stained-glass windows onto the gold-coated altar and paintings of religious scenes. To learn the full history, visit with a local guide or pick up an informative brochure in advance. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Cajamarca holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Iglesia de Belen and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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The church is the first place on the Combination Ticket. You get entry to Belen, The Women's Hospital, The Ransom Room, The Ethnic Museum and the Archaeological Museum. To pay separately would have be... read more »
Es la iglesia más hermosa del barroco colonial de Cajamarca, su fachada esta tallada en piedra. tiene una sola nave, y en su interior lo más admirable es su cúpula de piedra con figuras policromadas. ... read more »It is the most beautiful church of the colonial baroque of Cajamarca, its façade is carved in stone. It has a single nave, and inside the most admirable is his dome of stone with polychrome figures. Here runs an archaeological and ethnographical museum, in addition there are various cultural events such as art exhibitions. One of the places required to get to know this beautiful city.show original
This church has an unusual cupola. In the annex there is sometimes art exhibitions. The extrnsl grounds have a charm. I wouldnt rank it as a must see but its included on the museum ticket you buy to b... read more »
Mitsuko MakinoVery cuteshow original
Marcy lupitaIt is very niceshow original
Teobaldo Percy Chávez HuamánCute place and the exterior columns are required to observe. It is freeshow original
Daniel MontesI loved it, very nice.show original
Claudia EstradaGood quality of meals, dishes plentifulshow original
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