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San Ignacio de Arareko and Tarahumara Private Tour from Creel
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Beautiful church in a small, sleepy town and surrounded by spectacular scenery.
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28 Sep 2014
“Beautiful Tarahumara Church!”
19 Mar 2013
“Must visit on a Sunday!”
Km 3 Creel - Arareko, 33200, Mexico
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Reviewed 28 September 2014

Very rustic mission built by the Jesuits in the 1700s. Very plain and simple, without all the adornment typically associated with Catholic churches. Instead of pews, the walls are lined with benches, leaving the main floor free for the dancers.The best time to visit of...More

Thank Jimmie54
Reviewed 19 March 2013

We visited the Mission on a Sunday. The church service was going on. Males are seated on the left side and females are seated on the right side on the floor. This was the last place where we delivered some aide along the local Tarahumaras....More

Thank vhamnett
Reviewed 19 April 2012

It is awesome how Mother Nature can transformed the rocks into Mushrooms, Toads and Monks. This is a place where travellers should not miss.

Thank Chua H
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