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Templo de Santo Domingo

San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
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This 16th-century baroque church dominates one of the town's main plazas.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice place to visit to take your family. Great heritage of Church. Ooohhhh year I was just thinking about you too

Thank huepea2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice architecture. Really fascinating. Markets nearby did not interests me. It is like a slum market. But I am little bit sad because as all of cathedrals in San Cristobal, also this one is under reconstruction. So it was closed.

Thank Jakub B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very unique!!! vey different from the common churches in Latin America, not very far away from the main square.

Thank Pedro G
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The markets outside are a must see! The church itself is filled with gold plated walls and shouldn't be missed but the markets are the main draw here. Be sure to try and drive a hard bargain but expect stiffness on certain items (e.g cushion...More

Thank TKandJT
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

In Mexico you come across a lot of cathedrals and churches but for some reason the Templo de Santo Domingo stood out to me. The detailing within the baroque facade was stunning - architecture enthusiasts would be in absolute paradise with this one! Contrasting against...More

1  Thank NaomiF2901
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

All of the churches and traditions are walking distance...get to know about the chocolate, coffee, traditional food and buy an artesania. Get your warm sweatter, it gets chilli in the morning and evenings.

Thank Rafamar
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

santo domingo church is an example of extraordinary and elegant architecture. highly recommend the artesanal offical store next to it! they have the finest handmade towels, napkins, cushion covers, etc.

Thank marinalebo
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We enjoyed visiting this beautiful church which is very different from European churches. A must see on your visit to San Christobal.

Thank chint
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Nothing except the outside of this church makes it stand out from all other churches in Latin America. On the other hand there's nothing to stop you from visiting it if you like churches!

Thank Yorick D
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I could see the Templo de Santo Domingo from my hotel and it looked spectacular. The Church itself is really interesting looking. Outside of the templo, on the day I went there were plenty of vendors selling schlock but it was fun to walk around.

Thank Bill D
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