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Just impressive..

This is the largest cemetery in the central America .but also made me think that the between... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Annabelle_8314
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New York City, New York
Very interesting

Went to the cemetery today with friends. The crypt for the Ex-Presidents was very good. A lot of... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
wolf3728
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

This is the largest cemetery in the central America .but also made me think that the between richest and poorest .. sad.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Annabelle_8314
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Went to the cemetery today with friends. The crypt for the Ex-Presidents was very good. A lot of young people are buried in the cemetery due to the war.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank wolf3728
Reviewed 11 March 2018

walked here accidentally while on our way trying to find the butterfly sanctuary out south of granada. the cemetary is right on the south western side of granada and on the main road through town, as a result there are tons of people hanging out...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank robnkim
Reviewed 8 March 2018

I love to visit cemeteries wherever I travel. Though not exceptional, this one was interesting to note the family plots and how they've been utilized for generations. The highlight for us was getting to see a funeral procession pass as we walked to the cemetery....More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Outside the main area of Granada,--- 20-25 minute walk. Amazing headstones and family crypts to read.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank happyretirees2016
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I recommend a carriage ride with a stop at the historic cementary. Beautiful marble statuary and interesting to check for some of the oldest graves in Latin America. Great photo op.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank casaguahorses
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Not a bad walk from town and one that felt safe to me. Some of the detail in the graves are better than any of the homes. it seems the after life maybe more important the the current life. Well worth a walk around the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank TheGreatOneedgartown
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Although the cemetery is quite a walk from the centre, it is worth the effort of going here. The most historically important and architecturally interesting monuments are in the area leading from the main gate to the large Capilla de Animas and just behind this...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank T-SGlobetrotters
Reviewed 16 February 2018

I visited early in the morning, at sunrise, just as the cemetery was opening, thinking that the thieves wouldn't be out and about yet. However, after walking around for a while, taking photos amongst the tombs, I went back out to the main area and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank johnyoung22222
Reviewed 28 January 2018

This cemetery was more interesting than the one in New Orleans. The monuments were outstanding and very ornate. I enjoyed looking at the dates on the gravestones.

Date of experience: January 2018
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