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worth a short visit (and the plaza)

A nice old church situated in the Plaza de Armas in the town centre of Urubamba. The plaza was not... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
PablosXanderpants
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Victoria, Canada
Festivities

Arrived during the towns anniversary, so there were lots of festivities going on, and the people... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2017
testpilot88
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Surprise, Arizona
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20 Jul 2018
“worth a short visit (and the plaza)”
14 Nov 2017
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

This is quite a standard typical church from the Peruvian Andean region. The architechture is nice and it has some art. If you really like religious art, you should try the Cusco Cathedral and/or Andahuaylillas.

Thank Franz G
Reviewed 21 July 2018

A nice old church situated in the Plaza de Armas in the town centre of Urubamba. The plaza was not big, but worth visiting or take a walk. Very amicable environment. We didn't go in as we were in a hurry getting someting at the...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2017

Arrived during the towns anniversary, so there were lots of festivities going on, and the people are very welcoming for you to join in.

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Reviewed 16 June 2017

Its is incredible how these little towns managed to build these amazing churches. We visited ( and said a quick prayer) while staying over night at local monestary. A celebration went most of the night with parades, bands, singing and fireworks.

Thank mloren4
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The Tall Green Door attracted me to this church located in the center of the Main Square (Plaza de Armas - Urubamba). Gorgeous stautes and alter. Great Photo Op!

Thank Cynthia G
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Even though the church was not open when I visited, the outside was very nice. There's a wonderful park in front of the church and we were lucky to run into a festival on one of the side streets.

Thank HoustonBrent
Reviewed 11 October 2016

very beautiful church inside and outside the imprecionante contruccion I really liked and also the beautiful square

Thank blackian092
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Beautiful church in the small courtyard of Urubamba. The church is a gem and the people are so proud of it. Stop for a bit, light a candle and just look at this incredible gem and piece of architecture in this sweet Village.

Thank seetheworld010
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Sunday afternoon in Urubamba? Head into town and visit the main plaza and church! The plaza is great for people watching- there were bands playing the day we were there. The church is a pretty one, don't miss it!

Thank RCSG77
Reviewed 13 April 2016

If you are looking to leave the comfort of your luxury hotel and explore the nearby area, walk through the center of town and find the Iglesia de Urubamba. The Iglesia is situated at the top of the town's square center, where you can find...More

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