Basilica Menor de San Francisco De Asis

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Basilica Menor de San Francisco De Asis

Wow, this amazing old church of San Francisco de Asis dates all the way back to 1591. Follow our walk and see the huge inside of the San Francisco de Asis.

How to Get There

Located opposite the terminal where cruise ships dock, you can’t miss the impressive San Franscisco de Asis church. The church dates back to 1591 and is well worth the $2 CUC for a look around at your own pace.

Tour Experience

There is an impressive array of old artifacts dotted around the church. Don’t forget to find the staircase to the top, you’ll get great views from the outside as well as the inside. The cathedral serves as a concert hall each Saturday and Sunday, except July and August.

Some members of the most aristocratic families of the times are buried in the crypt which is open to view from inside the church.

San Francisco de Asis Photos

Outside the San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
Outside the San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
The impressive San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
The impressive San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
View inside from above San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
View inside from above San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
Stairway to the top San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
Stairway to the top San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
Outside San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
Outside San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
Looking down into the courtyard at San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
Looking down into the courtyard at San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
Awesome view of the square from the top at San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
Awesome view of the square from the top at San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
Inside the San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
Inside the San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
Many very old items on display at San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
Many very old items on display at San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
Walking through the San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba
Walking through the San Francisco de Asis Old Havana Cuba

From Havana

From Varadero