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Iglesia de San Juan Bautista

Calle Parroco Morales, 35400 Arucas, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 60 00 92
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Calle Parroco Morales, 35400 Arucas, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 60 00 92
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very beautiful structure built from volcanic rocks and well maintained considering the age of the church.Build around 1900s and finalised in 1970s! Must to visit.

Thank rahimmaa
Reviewed 14 June 2017

When we drove into the town, we followed signs to a 'View Point' to photograph the who;e town. I hadn't told my Wife how big and distinctive the Cathedral was compared to the surrounding buildings. Her jaw hit the floor. lol. The Cathedral exterior is...More

Thank Raymond1960Edinburgh
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

When first time I was in Arucas I was walking around the city center. All rouds turn me to the hugest building in the city. It is incredible church. When I think about the city I see the view for city with the church and...More

Thank irbisek
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Very nice and old Christian church in small amazing town. Big car park opposite church. Close to church many bars and nice streets.

Thank Toms1984
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Easter week visit. Big dark stone building with beautiful stained glass. Free car park right next to it.

Thank alisonHereford
Reviewed 28 March 2017

In a stark contrast to the brilliant white and brown buildings of the surrounding streets, this church is an uncompromising strong grey, and is dedicated to St John the Baptist. At odds with this small Canarian town, the early c20th architecture would not look out...More

Thank cherriesfan_9
Reviewed 23 March 2017

What an impressive church. It is like a cathedral, built in a Gothic style, but it dates from the 1920's.

Thank Rien W
Reviewed 10 March 2017

An interesting church - on the way into the center from the parking area. For anyone interested in Catholic churches this would be great.

Thank russbailey1
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This Gaudi-esque church is what catches your eye as you approach Arucas. It is impressive and in our opinion is best viewed from outside. Inside it is rather plain and has no 'wow' factor.

Thank avidtraveller195
Reviewed 9 February 2017

There is something strange about this place. Despite its 'gothic' style, they only finished building it 40 years ago. And they are quite upfront about the fact that they chose the style to show off the skills of the local stone mason trade. The result...More

Thank David M
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