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Great views and a nice peaceful setting

The church is at the top of some stairs and it's worth the walk up. Nice views of the surrounding... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2019
julesthumper
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Bendigo, Australia
Worth the steps

This place is hard to miss and a small hike up the steps is all it takes to arrive at its doors... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2018
WilliamThomas
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 January 2019

The church is at the top of some stairs and it's worth the walk up. Nice views of the surrounding San Cristobal area and inside the church has been done up and looked after. A nice change of pace and a quiet and relaxing area.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank julesthumper
Reviewed 13 December 2018

This place is hard to miss and a small hike up the steps is all it takes to arrive at its doors. The Church itself is wonderfully extravagant and original with neon lighting and resplendently decorated statues. Just behind the church is a great view...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank WilliamThomas
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Visited during the pilgrimage of Guadeloupe, so lots of music of the pilgrims abd outstanding all decorated.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 16 November 2018

a pleasant uphill stroll to a lovely lookout...a good place to start if you are just arriving in San Cris.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sandralynx
Reviewed 30 September 2018

A beautiful church with fascinating neon lights. The evening views over the city are well worth the climb too.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ECW22
Reviewed 28 March 2018

The Guadalupe Temple is a church that sits atop of a hill after climbing up 80 stairs. It was a bit of a climb, but there were benches were positioned along the steps if you needed to take a break. After making it to the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank BrittanyAdventures
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Beautiful church 2 blocks from my hotel and about 100 steps up to it and well worth the hike. Give it a try.....

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

This is our sunny day walk destination. Always an interesting walk, and always great views. Step inside for some old-world religion. Always worth the effort.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Unlike many churches around San Cris, this one always seems to have the doors open - at least during normal daytime hours. And inside, the place is loaded with statues and icons. Getting to the church could be an adventure if you are not fit...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank tedlyk
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We were disappointed when we got close to the church. It looks beautiful from afar, but uninteresting when you get there. Also make sure you check the opening times as we got there at 6pm and it was closed.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank chint
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