"The Biennial is a trip to discover new worlds and also to be discovered and seduced by new movements, lenguages and imaginaries to think about dancing as a way to express our emotions" says Amparo Sinisterra de Carvajar, president of the 2nd Biennial.
This is the Pacific festival, in which the most importat thing is to highlight the gastronomy, the folk music and the traditions of this region in Valle del Cauca. It is an awesome experience for the locals and of course for the visitors who want to dive into this culture.
This is one of the most important and traditional festivals in Colombia. In which the favorite attractions are the "Salsódromo", the "Cali viejo" carnival, the antique cars parade, the "Melómanos" meeting, the "Superconcierto" a really nice musical show, between other shows ans events.
The small Basilica San Luis Gonzaga, which was given this name on its 100th anniversary, is a Catholic church located in the municipality of Sevilla. Declared by Unesco a cultural coffee landscape. This church is named after the saint, who also, gave name to the city in its early years.
The infrastructure of this temple is known as an architectural treasure of the region. His English Gothic style is dazzling. In addition, it has majestic stained glass windows and imposing columns that are the result of all the effort and love that the promoters and collaborators put into the project. Both the facade and the interior have golden touches that add light to the structure, which conveys a sense of peace and tranquility. This house of the Lord, which has been the pride of all the generations of Sevillian parishioners, has become a must-see tourist destination. It is an icon of the region and a space of prayer and encounter with the Sacred God.
How to get there...
The Basilica San Luis Gonzaga is located in the municipality of Sevilla 98 miles away from Cali. To get to this destination you must pass by the municipalities of: Palmira, Buga, Tuluá and Andalucía. From the Cali ground transportation, the companies: Expreso Palmira, Coopetrans Tuluá and Ciudad Señora offer bus routes to Sevilla. The address of the temple is 50th street with Carrera 51.