The Church of Santa Lucía

The Church of Santa Lucía (HM2JOT)

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N 13° 56.196', W 89° 1.582'

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 La Iglesia Santa Lucía:La Iglesia de Santa Lucía, fue construida en 1853, su estilo es de la época Republicana, siendo este uno de los principales atractivos de Suchitoto.Dento de las características arquitectónicas más destacables se encuentra su fachada principal, la cual posee arcos de medio punto con bellas molduras, el atrio presenta seis columnas de orden Jónico; posee dos torres de las cuales, en una se ubica el campanario y en la otra unas barras metálicas que producen distintos sonidos, y al centro en el frontón triangular, se encuentra un reloj muy antiguo, cuyo capitel esta coronado por una pequeña torrecilla. Por las noches, las cúpulas reflejan la luz de la luna con sus platos de porcelana, y un plato de plata donado por una novia que se casó en esta iglesia, adorna la parte superior del reloj. Datos GeneralesDistancia: 47 Km de San SalvadorExtensión territorial: 329.2 km2División política: 28 cantones y tres unidades. Población: 24,786 HabitantesFecha de fundación: 15/enero/1543Fiestas patronalesEn honor a la Virgen de Santa Lucía del 6 al 14 de diciembreCascada



Los Tercios:
El Salto Los Tercios se sitúa en la quebrada las Ánimas y se localiza a escasamente 1.5 Km. del centro de la ciudad de Suchitoto.Su espectacular belleza se debe a la composición de sus paredes verticales, las cuales están formadas por paredes hexagonales de piedra fina tallada, con una altura de mas de 10 metros, la cascada Los Tercios ofrece impresionantes y diversos paisajes dependiendo de la época del año. La caída de agua se aprecia durante la temporada de lluvias, y el resto del año permanence seco. En ocaciones también
hacen uso de la imponente pared de tercios de roca para practicar rápel, descendiendo hasta el fondo de la caída.SuchitotoMapa TurísticoAtractivos turísticos∙ Iglesia de Santa Lucia∙ Casa Museo de Don Alejandro Coto∙ Festival Internacional∙ Cascada Los Tercios∙ Lago de Suchitlán∙ Ciudad Vieja∙ Salto los Limones∙ Río Quezalapa∙ Hacienda Colima∙ Puerto San JuanEnglish:The Church of Santa Lucia:The Church of Santa Lucia, was built in 1853, its style is of the Republican era, being one of the main attractions of Suchitoto.Among the most notable architectural features is its main facade, which has arches with beautiful moldings, the atrium features six Jonic columns,



has two towers, that locates in one of them the bell and the other one host metal rods that produce different sounds, and at the center in the triangular pediment, whose capitel is crowned by a small turret. At night, the domes reflect the moonlight with china plates, and one silver donated by a bride who was married in this church that adorns the top of the clock. General data
Distance: 47 km from San Salvador
Territorial area: 329.2 km2
Political division: 28 cantons and three units
Population: 24,786 inhabitants
Date of founding: January 15, 1543
Festivities
In honor of the Virgin of Saint Lucia from December 6 to 14
Cascada Los Tercios:El Salto los Tercios is in the Animas ravine and it is located at just 1.5 km from the center of the city of Suchitoto. Its spectacular beauty is due to the
composition of its vertical walls, which are formed by hexagonal stone walls finely carved, with a height of over 10 meters, the Tercios offers stunning landscapes and diverse depending on the time of year. The waterfall is seen during the rainy season, and the rest of the year keeps dry. Sometimes visitors also make use of the impressive rock wall to practice rappelling, descending to the bottom of the fall. SuchitotoTourism MapTourist Attractions:∙ The Church of Santa Lucia∙



The House and Museum of Alejandro Coto∙ The International Festival∙ Los Tercios Waterfall∙ The Suchitlán Lake∙ Ciudad Vieja∙ Los Limones Waterfall∙ The Quezalapa River∙ Hacienda Colima∙ The San Juan Port
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Date Added Saturday, August 17th, 2019 at 8:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16P E 281070 N 1541647
Decimal Degrees13.93660000, -89.02636667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 13° 56.196', W 89° 1.582'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds13° 56' 11.76" N, 89° 1' 34.92" W
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