We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Iglesia San Buenaventura de Yaguaron

RN 1 - Mariscal Francisco S. Lopez equina com B. Gamarra, Yaguaron 4620, Paraguay
Share
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 88.00*
and up
Full-Day Ceramic Art and Crafts from Asunción
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good23%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“paraguay” (4 reviews)
“church” (7 reviews)
“interior” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
RN 1 - Mariscal Francisco S. Lopez equina com B. Gamarra, Yaguaron 4620, Paraguay
Write a ReviewReviews (34)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"paraguay"
in 4 reviews
"church"
in 7 reviews
"interior"
in 2 reviews
"simple"
in 2 reviews
"circuito"
in 2 reviews
Filter
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Francisan Reduccion, apparently the only such church still standing in its original form. Which is very different from other church styles. It is well maintained and is impressive both outside and inside. Lovely big grounds to wander around, with lots of birds in the trees....More

Thank crods01
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I visited this stop while on the tour of the Circuito de Oro, and I wasn't sure what to expect when I saw the church from the outside. Based on the exterior, I was expecting something pretty mundane, but the interior, particularly the high altar,...More

Thank The_Traveling_Expat
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Looking at the exteror of this church one is totaaly unprepared for the magnificent interior. It takes about an hour to get here from ascuncion but it is well worth taking the time.

1  Thank billthetraveller2015
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 5 July 2016

This church is packed with history. Taking a diversion off the main road or popping down from Asuncion (about an hour away) is really worth it. With some recent restorations this church is just beautiful.

1  Thank John M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 May 2015

Yaguaron is one of the more popular stops on the Circuito de Oro. Its spectacular Franciscan church, the Iglesia de San Buenaventura, is rightly considered to be one of the most beautiful in all of Paraguay. Completed in 1772 it is, both externally and internally,...More

1  Thank Ian D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 19 December 2013

What a church! Make sure if you go to Asuncion you take the hour drive to see the most beautiful church in Paraguay and perhaps anywhere. And please leave a donation, they receive no other funding. TIP: Its closed between noon and 2 pm, "siesta...More

2  Thank EDUARDO N
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 November 2013

Located approximately an hour from Asuncion by car. The town was founded by the Franciscans in the XVI century. The church from the outside is very simple, but beautiful. The inside is just amazing. Baroque figures everywhere and a peaceful atmosphere. It is the most...More

2  Thank Alfvear
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Yaguaron Hotels
Olimpo Hotel & Suites
17 reviews
23.76 km away
Alta Gracia Parque Hotel
94 reviews
27.68 km away
Hotel Los Alpes San Bernardino
35 reviews
30.41 km away
Hotel del Lago
67 reviews
32.32 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Fruteria Paraguari
57 reviews
17.78 km away
De Las Sierras, Restaurante
29 reviews
27.71 km away
Don Pablo
38 reviews
33.25 km away
La Vienesa
6 reviews
37.79 km away
Nearby Attractions
Eco Reserva Mbatovi
16 reviews
20.95 km away
Catedral Virgen de Caacupe
74 reviews
28.87 km away
Museo Historico Comandante Pedro Pablo Caballero
7 reviews
29.76 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Iglesia San Buenaventura de Yaguaron staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
;