Church of the Virgin of the Holy Water (Nuestra Senora del Agua Santa), Banos

4.5
A place of pilgrimage for those wishing to thank the Virgin Mary for her miracles, Church of the Virgin of the Holy Water (Nuestra Senora del Agua Santa) is an impressive Neo-Gothic church that is central to the spiritual life of the town. The facade has been constructed using volcanic rock from the surrounding landscape, and its dark coloration makes for an imposing and impressive exterior. The interior displays many paintings depicting the Virgin performing miracles, while the onsite museum shows the history of the town, the church, and the volcano shaping the landscape and influencing the life of the area's natives. Planning Banos trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.
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  • Beautiful church, with many frescoes containing explanations on local legends. It changes from the usual churches.
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  • Well with my children and my wife we went for a walk in the night by Baños de Ambato all very quiet and safe we stopped at this church to take some pictures but we could not enter because it was closed but the finishes of the church on the outside very nice and vostous
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  • A beautiful cathedral very active with visors and pilgrim . I was touched by the level of faith of the local people crying in front of the statue of the virgen of Banos. There is s museo on the side.
  • The main church of Baños' town. It is OK.
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