Yaguarón Church

Top choice in Paraguay

This 18th-century Franciscan church is a landmark of colonial architecture that is not to be missed. The simple design of the exterior, with its separate wooden bell tower, belies the extraordinary beauty of the painted and carved interior, a masterpiece of religious art and one of the most ornate churches in South America.

You will need to tip the caretaker if you want the lights turned on.

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