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Basilica Catedral de la Asuncion

Leon, Nicaragua
+505 8638 3179
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Leon, Nicaragua
Leon, Nicaragua
+505 8638 3179
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Reviewed November 2, 2017

I was GRANDPAcking in Leon for 4 nights ... And, decided to base myself in the Historical Center near the Cathedral. I have travelled for 18 months in Central America now ... and find that this is usually the best thing to do. The Cathedral...More

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Reviewed November 2, 2017

This is probably the main draw in the center of town. It looks as if its been worked on lately with a fresh coat of paint on the front. The inside is quite nice. Great place to stop.

Thank lucycan
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

Once you at the top of the cathedral the scenery is beautiful. Around you the city and at the background the vulcano. Really worth a visit

Thank Dennis P
Reviewed September 6, 2017

largest cathedral in central america. huge one with very nice paintings and sculptures. top of it is also perfect, paid tour but you should go there for all volcanos and view of Leon. also very nice place to have pictures.

Thank elifnazdemirdag
Reviewed September 3, 2017

I paid 100 córdoba to go to the roof and it was fantastic. Magnificent place. Inside is also fantastic and free.

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Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting building especially going on the roof is very nice. We had a great guide speaking many languages.

Thank Célia F
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Incredible views from the top of surrounding volcanoes and buildings. You will NOT want to leave your camera at home. When on the roof, however, you should know that you are required to remove your shoes.

Thank Allison B
Reviewed August 20, 2017

We toured and went to mass during a mission awareness trip. The outer surface is being restored. The inside is as beautiful as the outside. I would recommend the roof tour for a small fee. The views for photos are excellent.

Thank Jason D
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Inside the cathedral is not so exceptional but when you go up the roof it's fantastic. The place to be for taking pictures of landscapes in contract with the white color of the roof

Thank P L
Reviewed August 10, 2017

On the outside, it looks like any old church in Central America, but when you reach the rooftop you will see how stunning it is! You only have to pay a little fee to get up there, and the stairs are narrow, but it's totally...More

Thank Gina H
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Sheryl S
January 24, 2017|
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Response from livelovebackpack | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is.
October 15, 2016|
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Response from jackietrehorn | Reviewed this property |
You have to take of your shoes so as not to make marks on the white roof or damage the ballustrades.