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The Highlands Sights

Capilla de Calvario

Updated 12/31/1969

Fodor's Review

Across from the Iglesia de Santo Tomás is this squat little chapel. It doesn't attract the attention that its much larger neighbor does, but from its steep steps—there are 13, to acknowledge the months in the lunar calendar, or the 13 movements of the body (neck, shoulders, elbows, wrists, hips, knees, and ankles)—you'll have a nice view of the market. As with the Santo Tomás church, photography is prohibited inside.

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West end of Parque Cantral., Chichicastenango, 14006, Guatemala

Updated 12/31/1969

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