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2 Apr 2018
“No picture is allowed in the church.”
11 Mar 2016
“Beautiful estancia”
Santa Catalina, Argentina
+54 3525 42-8505
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

I was unlucky since I visited there during Semana de Santa. We can not enter the museum and only the church was open.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Luosha L
Reviewed 11 March 2016

A beautiful estancia, in the same family for 250 years. The tour was fascinating and the guide very knowledgeable. The tours are in Spanish, not English. A Unesco World Heritage site. Getting to it from Córdoba is half the fun. The roads are mostly unsaved...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Tracy R
Reviewed 23 December 2014

I did a tour of the 3 Jesuit estancias North of Cordoba, and it was very interesting to see not only the old churches, but also to get the history of the Jesuits in Argentina. They were the first order to introduce education along with...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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Reviewed 9 December 2014

We arrived by taxi from Jesus Maria and were eagerly greeted by the caretaker/greeter. He gave us a great tour of the church, but we weren't able to view the rest of the estancia because it wasn't open or accessible.

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Chris77006
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Santa Catalina is the only Jesuit estancia in private hands (been in the same family for 250 years!). It is actually incredible, you travel what seems for ever on a dirt road, turn a corner and you are in front of the biggest colonial church...More

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank JCZ64
Reviewed 21 November 2013

The only way to get there (I think) is by taxi/remise. There's no buses that I could find. It's 12km down a dirt road, and there's very little else to do once you're there. There's some artisan shops and a posada. The posada is kinda...More

Date of experience: November 2013
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Reviewed 17 January 2013

We stayed at the Estancia for one Night. What a fantastic place. Beautiful, quiet and a great history. The room was great, so was the host, even though we could not speak spanish, we felt very welcome. By far the best place we have stayed...More

Date of experience: January 2013
1  Thank Esben M
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