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Capilla de la Paz (Chapel of Peace)

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Address: Calle de la Paz, s/n | Fraccionamiento Las Brisas, Acapulco 39979, Mexico
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Located on a hillside 1,200 feet above sea level, this contemporary chapel...

Located on a hillside 1,200 feet above sea level, this contemporary chapel is recognized by its 130-foot cross.

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Awesome Architecture

Beautiful church and the architecture is awesome. Something great to see. I enjoyed it very much and would recommemd stopping by.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful church and the architecture is awesome. Something great to see. I enjoyed it very much and would recommemd stopping by.

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Riverdale, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Such a peaceful and beautiful church. We walked around the ground and the view was beautiful. The history of th church is interesting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here on our day trip in Acapulco. It's a beautiful spot to visit and learn more about. Great pics from this incredibly high vista as well!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the perfect place to visit early in the morning, at the time that there is no one in site. It is the perfect place to sit back, take a deep breath and relax and meditate. The views of the bay from up above are phenomenal. This is a must see in Acapulco

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this visit. The view is incredible and the history of the location is mesmerizing. The chapel itself has a great sense of peace about it that you can really feel when you walk in!

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to get the best view of the Acapulco bay, come to the Capilla de la Paz. It is a great place to meditate, get some moments of peace and also a great opportunity to take one of the best pictures of Acapulco bay.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Chapel of peace was built by a family that ended up having a lot of personal loss from the wife the 2 boys and then the husband soon after completion. The family still runs the attraction today.

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Durham, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There were no other visitors the day we went, so it truly was a chapel of peace. It was great to get an up-close view of the cross that is visible from so many locations around Acapulco. I sang in the Chapel, and the acoustics were excellent.

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Las Brisas sits on the side of a mountain over looking the Acapulco Bay at first you are ah! struck at the beauty of the surrounding. The beautiful blue bay, The majestic mountains, and the world famous Acapulco strip. The hotel may be one of the oldest but it is very well keep. Service is very good and very accommodating... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

The visit to this Chapel of peace was a very touching experience. To learn the history of how the cross came to be is so inspiring. You'll enjoy be part of such an enriching experience. The view from the site of the cross is absolutely breathtaking. Be sure to visit.

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