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A very well conserved colonial church in Creel Chihuahua Mexico... It may be visited in one trip... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
Roberto S
Colonial Church

Loved the old Mission and style of the church of San Ignacio. We had a good tour guide who was... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
Whittier, California
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Creel, Mexico
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

A very well conserved colonial church in Creel Chihuahua Mexico... It may be visited in one trip made in vans from local hotels

Thank Roberto S
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Loved the old Mission and style of the church of San Ignacio. We had a good tour guide who was well acquainted with the history of the place.

Thank ShivisMela
Reviewed 1 May 2018

We took a trail from Creel to some wind carved rock formations and then came down into this valley that featured this 1700 century church. It was locked up, but we were able to check out the nearby cemetery that still had some Day of...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Dating from the 1700's it is rare to see a church unchanged since it was first built. Its simple decoration adds to its charm. A visit here is included in tours to creel from the Mirador hotel.

Thank John M
Reviewed 7 December 2017

The Mision was part of the village tour. The church is surrounded by a valley of beutiful rock formations. The building itself is sparse and the inside has photos of the stations of the cross as well as an altar. The pews were not on...More

Thank Allan Y
Reviewed 16 November 2017

We went here during a nice tour with Jose from Tarahumara Tours in Creel. He drove us around and showed us the Valley of the Frogs and the Mushrooms, this church and Petra's cave (she actually lives there). As a part of the Tarahumara community,...More

Thank Martijn710
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Built sometime before the Jesuits were expelled from the New World in the 1760s, the church is located in a Tarahumara community. The building has elements of syncretism of the original area beliefs blended with the Catholic teachings of the early Jesuit missionaries.

Thank LostInSpace
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Our guide took us inside this community. Very interesting local traditions and customs. The valley is beautiful with large extensions of land.

Thank elsa82015
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Is one of the best places, diferen type of history, first its in the mountains, second, the raramuris where one of the last tribes to be somited, so you can se in this place, compared with the central mexico

Thank richard m
Reviewed 7 June 2017

To get into the area is a small fee, but you get a map and the sites are a must see. You get access to the mission, valley of the frogs, mushrooms and monks. We saw the raramuri doing activities of daily life. Amazing trip...More

Thank Enrique D
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