Basilica de Nuestra Señora del Rosario de Chiquinquirá y Cristo de Aranza, Maracaibo
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Visit the landmark of Maracaibo at Basilica de Nuestra Señora del Rosario de Chiquinquirá y Cristo de Aranza, a church dedicated to the patron saint of the Zulia state. First built in 1686, the church has since been restored and remodeled many times, most recently in 1941. View the small table on which an image of the Virgin Mary miraculously appeared in 1709, and the statue depicting the Virgin in front of the church. Admire the vibrant facade or step inside to see frescoes, intricate wooden chairs, and marble floors. To visit Basilica de Nuestra Señora del Rosario de Chiquinquirá y Cristo de Aranza and get the most from your holiday in Maracaibo, create itinerary details personal to you using our Maracaibo itinerary builder.
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  • This basilica is an amazing art treasure. It appears as though every inch is covered with some sort of art piece. I was able to see everything upfront. Beware: no hats and covered shoulders! 
  • The basilica and the bridge are assets most important Zulia should be obligatory stop go to the basilica and visit the Virgin of the chiquinquira
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  • This is where our Patron Saint of zulia, is venerated as throughout venezuela known as La Chinita. Their worship is performed, as well as throughout the year, the day of its celebration on November 18 maximum. That solemn day is taken out in procession, adored by an immense crowd: to the sound of our folk bagpipe Maracaibera. This occurs until the wee hours of the next morning. We invite all the Zulian enjoy of this beautiful event. I live in Maracaibo capital of Edo. Zulia
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  • It is the most popular Catholic Temple of Zulia State, located in the heart of the city of Maracaibo, is a building dedicated to the Virgin of Chiquinquira, patron saint of the Zulian. The basilica has with 3 ships and 2 towers, 01 altar major, 01 presbytery and numerous niches to part of several stained-glass windows. (Must see)
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  • Place where this Board with the image of the Virgin of chiquinquira, patron saint of the zuliano people
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  • Here is gives it religious of Maracaibo and Zulia. Here you can see the image of our Lady of Rosario de Chiquinquira.
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  • Place full of impossible peace visit maracaibo and not knowing the chinita
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  • Re-fuel in Maracaibo. High-value architectural, aesthetic, spiritual and religious. Very nice the basilica.
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