Iglesia de San Francisco de Asis
Similar to Centro Turístico Cultural San Cristóbal, only better in terms of quality and quantity for restaurants and shops.
Iglesia de Santa Clara
Attracts thousands of pilgrims annually for the image of Jesus of Nazareth supposedly inside.
Iglesia de La Merced
Dating from 1550, full of colonial art and with one of Peru’s oldest convents (1540) attached.
Don’t pay attention to the myriad signs offering pizza around Ayacucho these days (they’re taking a leaf out of Cuzco’s book): this is...
Jirón 28 de Julio · interesting places nearby
Iglesia de San Francisco de Asis information
This is a visually striking stone church containing retablos (ornamental religious dioramas) and an attractive 17th-century adjoining convent.