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Mariam Da'arit, Keren

Join the numerous devotees and tourists who flock to see Mariam Da'arit, a tiny chapel inside the trunk of a live baobab tree. Carved to house a holy statue of Madonna, the distinctive religious site in Keren dedicates itself to the Virgin Mary. Here you can take a moment to pray, think, or simply enjoy the chapel's memorable design, as well as the colorful flowers and rosaries people leave to pay their respects. Discover how to plan a Keren trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.
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  • Keren is most beautiful town in Eritrea. Real Africa with camels every Monday on market on one km from center  more »
  • Not worth to make a long detour, but it was interesting to visit while in Keren. The old hollow trea and the open air church.  more »

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