Zipaquirá, Cundinamarca. Colombia. Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Going2Colombia

Zipaquirá, Cundinamarca. Colombia. Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Going2Colombia

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The Salt Cathedral of Zipaquira is an underground Church built in a tunnel of salt mines deep inside a salt mountain.

THE WHITE CROSS - Zipaquira, Cundinamarca- Colombia -Here we can see the main part of the Salt Cathedral, there is an angel made of sandstone at right and we can see a huge cross carved in the wall of salt and illuminated inside.

THE WHITE CROSS - Zipaquira, Cundinamarca- Colombia -Here we can see the main part of the Salt Cathedral, there is an angel made of sandstone at right and we can see a huge cross carved in the wall of salt and illuminated inside.

Water surface at Salt Cathedral (Zipaquira, Colombia)

Water surface at Salt Cathedral (Zipaquira, Colombia)

Carving on the wall of a Salt Mine Cathedral built into a mountain.  Zipaquira, Columbia.  Also, love trees.

Carving on the wall of a Salt Mine Cathedral built into a mountain.

Image: A member of the Nazarenos brotherhood take part in a Holy Week procession in Zipaquira, Colombia. (© John Vizcaino/Reuters)

Image: A member of the Nazarenos brotherhood take part in a Holy Week procession in Zipaquira, Colombia.

Mining the salt at Zipaquira Salt Mines, Colombia

Mining the salt at Zipaquira Salt Mines, Colombia

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