Cathedral of Salta, Salta

Known for its twin spires and charming pink facade, Cathedral of Salta cuts an iconic figure in a mid-sized Argentinean city. Built in 1856 after its predecessor was destroyed by an earthquake, the cathedral serves as the seat of the archbishop of Salta, continuing to play a leading role in the city's religious traditions. Enter the cathedral and stand in quiet awe as you admire its ornate decorations, especially the gorgeous frescoes on the ceiling. You can plan Salta trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.
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  • Very nice, both on the outside (facade and typical postcard of the city of Salta) and inside, where you have many details to appreciate not only from the architectural point of view but artistic.
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  • It is an imposing cathedral for its beauty and grandeur. if you're coming to the festivities, it's a one thing. Very pretty.
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  • Beautiful and hard to forget. A must when visiting Salta. A pity they don't offer regular guided tours
  • Really nice building, but it was close, so I don't know what it looks like inside
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