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Ok if you happen to be passing.

If you are spending some time in San Cristobal del la casa then this is worth looking at if you... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
Mik O
One more of many.

I took photos of the outside and the surrounding area. There was quite a bit of construction going... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
BenBroker
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Chapala, Mexico
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A Moorish-style church near the zócalo.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
8 Nov 2017
“One more of many.”
10 Nov 2017
“Ok if you happen to be passing.”
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San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

If you are spending some time in San Cristobal del la casa then this is worth looking at if you have time to kill but not worth deliberately hunting out if your time is more limited. It's quite a nice area to sit and kill...More

Thank Mik O
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I took photos of the outside and the surrounding area. There was quite a bit of construction going on and a lot of mess.

Thank BenBroker
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Great landmark for the city and close to the central plaza. There is an "andador" walking street near by with many great restaurants and cafes.

Thank Blair_Murphy
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Keep on going along the main shopping and restaurant street and it won't be missed. Quiet area with less tourists with comparison to to ghe main square.

Thank steelriver2014
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This church is plain and simple, there is not much to see, but if you are around the andador you can do a quick visit.

Thank travellistics
Reviewed 6 March 2016

I've been by this church several times (different days of the week and times of the day) and it was never open. Apparently, it's only open for services. Up close, it doesn't seem that special. I enjoyed it most walking on the pedestrian street approaching...More

Thank kenster99
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Well worth a short visit at the old entry point to San Cristobal. Traffic entered by passing through the arc, built as part of the church. Very beautiful interior that is not overdone.

Thank Adee1950
Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

Only a short walk from downtown through a very nice pedestrian street, this church and the adjacent park and museum of art are nice. Unfortunately, it was closed and we couldn't see the inside, supposedly very pretty. Well, next time I guess.

Thank xraleman
Reviewed 30 October 2015

I was lucky the church was open, because it is closed when there are no services. Mass had just finished and the priest was sprinkling holy water upon the pilgrims. The altar is covered with wood. It is very lovely. Didn't expect to find such...More

Thank Aidagarizpe
Reviewed 2 August 2015

The Arco Torre del Carmen is a beautiful gem that is situated in the heart of San Cristobal de las Casas. It has a pink/peach color and archictecture is of ancient Spanish origin. There is an arch in the lower central region of the building...More

Thank Steve Y
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