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Iglesia de San Juan Bautista

Calle Parroco Morales, 35400 Arucas, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 60 00 92
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4 weeks ago
“Arucas-church and rum”
4 weeks ago
“Very nice”
Calle Parroco Morales, 35400 Arucas, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 60 00 92
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When first time I was in Arucas I was walking around the city center. All rouds turn me to the hugest building in the city. It is incredible church. When I think about the city I see the view for city with the church and...More

Thank irbisek
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice and old Christian church in small amazing town. Big car park opposite church. Close to church many bars and nice streets.

Thank Toms1984
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Easter week visit. Big dark stone building with beautiful stained glass. Free car park right next to it.

Thank alisonHereford
Reviewed 28 March 2017

In a stark contrast to the brilliant white and brown buildings of the surrounding streets, this church is an uncompromising strong grey, and is dedicated to St John the Baptist. At odds with this small Canarian town, the early c20th architecture would not look out...More

Thank cherriesfan_9
Reviewed 24 March 2017

What an impressive church. It is like a cathedral, built in a Gothic style, but it dates from the 1920's.

Thank Rien W
Reviewed 11 March 2017

An interesting church - on the way into the center from the parking area. For anyone interested in Catholic churches this would be great.

Thank russbailey1
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This Gaudi-esque church is what catches your eye as you approach Arucas. It is impressive and in our opinion is best viewed from outside. Inside it is rather plain and has no 'wow' factor.

Thank avidtraveller195
Reviewed 9 February 2017

There is something strange about this place. Despite its 'gothic' style, they only finished building it 40 years ago. And they are quite upfront about the fact that they chose the style to show off the skills of the local stone mason trade. The result...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 2 February 2017

A impressing building in a charming town. Well worth a visit both the town and the church. Make a stop here.

Thank Rune S
Reviewed 13 December 2016

We stopped off here for 30 minutes as part of an Island "highlights" tour. It is a nice looking building and worth spending half an hour looking round it but I wouldn't spend much longer than that.

Thank Matt R
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Where is my amputated draft from yesterday, about a distant cousin, once removed from Barcelona? Namely Cathedral of Arucas.
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