Pilgrimage to Esquipulas

PLIGRIMAGE to Esquipulas

When:
January 15, 2018 @ 5:00 am – 11:45 pm
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Where:
Chiquimula, Basílica de Esquipulas
Eastern Guatemala
Cost:
Free

The Basilica of Esquipulas attracts thousands of pilgrims to its miraculous statue of the Black Christ carved in 1595.

Called the “spiritual center of Central America” by Pope John Paul II, this corresponds with the city’s Patron Saint Festival.

WHEN:
JAN-MON 15

WHERE:
Esquipulas, department of Chiquimula, eastern Guatemala.