Catedral de Iquitos, Iquitos

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Head to Catedral de Iquitos, the main cathedral of Iquitos and an impressive colonial structure. Architect P. Paulino Diaz built the neo gothic building in the year 1924. Declared a national monument of cultural heritage in 1996, the cathedral remains emblematic of the city. The cathedral's publicly accessible grounds house a crypt where the remains of the city's first bishops reside, and the peaceful interior provides shady respite on bustling, hot days. Add Catedral de Iquitos to your Iquitos travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Iquitos online tour itinerary planner .
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  • It has original, ancient sculptures of religious figures, they stop to take pictures, it always maintains its original design, is open.
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  • This Cathedral is a very classic structure. Interesting visit, I'm still thinking how far went the catholic influence in the amazonia. Sunday morning is a must visit for locals, and totally full. if y...  more »
  • Simple but highly decorated from the ceiling to the window... Only estuvimoa a momenro while we expected the train ride...
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