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Parroquia de San Juan Bautista

Calle Parroco Cardenes 2, 35400 Arucas, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Best-looking church in Gran Canaria

Due to its neo-Gothic architectural style, many people, especially the locals(!), mistake it for a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chiew_Pang
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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Amazing Architecture in a Gorgeous Town

We went on a day tour to show us the island of Gran Canaria, and one of the first stops was the... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
Josh R
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Dallas, Texas
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2 weeks ago
“Best-looking church in Gran Canaria”
4 May 2018
“Amazing Architecture in a Gorgeous Town”
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Calle Parroco Cardenes 2, 35400 Arucas, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Due to its neo-Gothic architectural style, many people, especially the locals(!), mistake it for a cathedral. It certainly looks like one. And it certainly looks better than the Cathedral of Santa Ana in Vegueta, Las Palmas. I've had to convince many Canarians that this isn't...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2018

We went on a day tour to show us the island of Gran Canaria, and one of the first stops was the Parroquia de San Juan Bautista in the scenic town of Arucas on the north side of Gran Canaria. The church is definitely the...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

This remarkable building is a masterpiece of complicated stone carving, using the local blue stone. It has every crocket and finial a "Gothic " church should have, and the masons only finished in 1977. It's really an advertisement for the skills of the masons of...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful little church in a little town. Looks amazing from the outside. You can go in from the left side of the church, the front entrance is closed. Looks nice from the inside as well. It's free, but doesn't take more than 10-15 minutes.

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Reviewed 16 April 2017

A wonderful building in the city of Arucas is definitely a gem. The wonderful old town with its nice arhhitektuurse forming the band.

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