Catholic Shrines and Sites of Ecuador
The country of Ecuador has a long history of Catholicism dating back to the Spanish conquest of the 17th Century.
Even today the population is over 80% Catholic, and you find many beautiful churches, monasteries and convents scattered throughout the county.
Here are a few highlights for Catholic visitors:
Baños de Agua Santa: Sanctuary of Our Lady of the Holy Water
Biblian: Sanctuary of The Virgin of Rocio
El Cisne: Basilica of Our Lady of El Cisne
Guayaquil: National Shrine of Divine Mercy
Quinche: Our Lady of the Presentation