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Mar 23, 2018
“A charming colonial church”
3 weeks ago
“Classic village church”
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Plaza 9 de Julio, Cachi, Argentina
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just a quick in & out, and you will have seen this little church, which has a classic Latin American design.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GlobetrottingSwede
Reviewed March 23, 2018

Cachi is a small, Spanish colonial town in northwestern salta province. It has a lot of life, and while th epopulation is small, lots of visitors pass through, on their way to Salta or Cafayate. The church is a charming reminder of colonial times: a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

lovely church! check the details inside; catus wood everywhere! It is a lovely setting at the town square.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

The confessional box made of cactus wood was is an interesting use of this material. The lack of much decoration probably reflects the small size of Cachi and the wealth of the town.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank micknor51
Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Larger and with a higher ceiling than most (but still the cactus wood), this is a pleasant church. The stations of the cross are in local tapistry style, not great art, but an interesting naïve style.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

Like the rest of Cachi, the Iglesias offers a look back into the past, a reminder of a slower more peaceful pace. Look closely the church confessional and ceiling is made of cactus.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed November 24, 2015 via mobile

Spent a while admiring the church admits a raging heat and swirling wind. Overall it's worth going into and spending a few minutes enjoying the quiet. Respect the parishioners in the church - the town is very religious and they were there praying.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank AndrewM752
Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

Typical Catholic church right next to the main square. Very dark and cool inside. Well kept. There was a dog sleeping in the entrance next to a big stone pot with a water dish under it. Cute!

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank extendedranger
Reviewed February 9, 2015

This is a small simple church with an architecture similar to that found throughout the region. While there is nothing outstanding about it is freshly pained, immaculately maintained and it would be interesting to attend a service there.

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank roamer70
Reviewed January 24, 2015

A very nice church to visit if you are in town. Situated on the main town square. it is easy to find. Very simplistic and calm atmosphere. It's not worth making any special effort to

Date of experience: January 2015
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