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Templo San Juan Bautista de Huaro

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From the outside, it looks like just another church. Once you step inside, beauty and awe-inspiring... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2018
Fairfax, Virginia
Not to miss

We have visited a couples of churches in and around Cusco and this less famous one is one of our... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Melissa W
Hong Kong, China
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22 Jun 2018
4 Mar 2018
“Not to miss”
It has a Renaissance style and retains more than beautiful 60 sculptures and 50 paintings of the Cusqueña School of Art, in addition to silverware, altarpieces and other movable goods. Built at the end of the XVI century and the beginning of the...more
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Plaza de Armas, Huaro 08215, Peru
+51 84 505833
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Reviewed 22 June 2018

From the outside, it looks like just another church. Once you step inside, beauty and awe-inspiring art/architecture unfold in every direction. I definitely recommend having a guide or asking for information about this church. Many of the murals and other artworks have stories you won't...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank WPLandry
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We have visited a couples of churches in and around Cusco and this less famous one is one of our favourite. The wall painting is so different and the alter is in a unique style too. There are not much tourists there and you have...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Melissa W
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We keep getting blown away by these grand old churches in this country. Each has its own unique story and the incredible length of time these structures have been here and still in use

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank John and Deb K
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Out of the way admittedly! But if you or your tour company is enroute to Lake Titicaca, then please ask them to stop by. Fantastic, well worth a visit.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Lynneski1
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Our tour bus from Puno to Cusco stopped off at Andahuaylillas but after looking at the post cards in the gift store I realized I had to come here as well. While the oil paintings and altar here aren't as impressive, the wall paintings are...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank barnabyn2014
Reviewed 2 June 2015

100 km away from Cusco lies this small provincial town of Huaro. A colorful church sits on the side of town's main square. Nostalgic, sleepy atmosphere of true Peruvian province. Well worth a stop en route from Cusco to Lake Titikaka (Puno). (Note to editors:...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed 5 October 2014

This church is part of the short Andean Baroque Route (third station) http://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g294314-d6728182-Reviews-La_Ruta_del_Barroco_Andino-Cusco_Cusco_Region.html It's pretty dark inside so the frescoes don't produce the same effect as on professional photographs. The admission is S/.5. You can buy a combination ticket for all 3 churches in Andahuaylillas,...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Ron S
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