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Basilica Catedral de la Asuncion

Leon, Nicaragua
+505 8638 3179
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“roof top” (21 reviews)
“bell tower” (15 reviews)
Leon, Nicaragua
+505 8638 3179
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Very interesting building especially going on the roof is very nice. We had a great guide speaking many languages.

Thank Célia F
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Incredible views from the top of surrounding volcanoes and buildings. You will NOT want to leave your camera at home. When on the roof, however, you should know that you are required to remove your shoes.

Thank Allison B
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We toured and went to mass during a mission awareness trip. The outer surface is being restored. The inside is as beautiful as the outside. I would recommend the roof tour for a small fee. The views for photos are excellent.

Thank Jason D
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Inside the cathedral is not so exceptional but when you go up the roof it's fantastic. The place to be for taking pictures of landscapes in contract with the white color of the roof

Thank P L
Reviewed 11 August 2017

On the outside, it looks like any old church in Central America, but when you reach the rooftop you will see how stunning it is! You only have to pay a little fee to get up there, and the stairs are narrow, but it's totally...More

Thank Gina H
Reviewed 9 August 2017

A beautiful old Cathedral right in the center of Leon. When we were they had scaffolding up and were re-painting the exterior white so should look great. Took the tour to the rooftop which was nice and you can actually see several of the nearby...More

Thank GregoryFChicago
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The cathedral has recovered well from the battle scars of many years of warfare according to the locals. Do go inside and enjoy the tranquility.

Thank Keith F
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

The roof top is worth a visit amazing views of Leon and also surrounding volcanoes. Recommend the climb up is short and interesting views of inside the church and bells etc

Thank son h
Reviewed 3 August 2017

What they have done to the roof here is short of amazing. Stunning. A fabulous picture spot. Every time I am in Leon, I make a point to come here.

Thank Matt E
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Climbing to the top is the highlight of this property. One must remove shoes and be ready for a marvelous view of the city.

Thank Fallbrook
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Sheryl S
24 January 2017|
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Response from livelovebackpack | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is.
16 October 2016|
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Response from jackietrehorn | Reviewed this property |
You have to take of your shoes so as not to make marks on the white roof or damage the ballustrades.