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Cathedral of Evora (Se Catedral de Evora)

Largo do Marques de Marialva, Evora 7000-809, Portugal
+351 266 759 330
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Roman-Gothic 12th century cathedral. Guard a valuable treasure. Spectacular visit the cloisters of the cathedral and coverage, with magnificent views of the historic center. Is part of the monumental complex as a Unesco World Heritage
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  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
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Largo do Marques de Marialva, Evora 7000-809, Portugal
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"orange trees"
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"nice visit"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Church, tower and cloister are very interesting for adults and kids. Take about 1 hour to do the complete tour.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really loved this place. A few of the buildings and churches are really badly redone within evora and make my architecture heart cry. But this cathedral was wonderful. With a great stoa encasing a green garden and beautiful terrasses on two different levels, which...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful and well preserved Cathedral da Se in Evora. The cloister, church and towers of this church are well maintained and accessible. From the top you have a great view of the historical center and surrounding areas. Definitely worth going up the towers and to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We felt like being in the Toscana. You have to pay to enter. Them you can walk about one tower, visit the high choir and actually walk on top of the church‘s roof with a bright view from there. Then you can walk through the...More

Thank sebcio
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The front entrance of this church belies the size inside. Very tall ceilings and beautiful chapels, ornate. Mixed of styles here but still beautiful. Cloisters are beautiful as usual but I liked their roof top best. Quite a climb on narrow winding stairs but truly...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is worthy to visit this Cathedral. It has the best view if the city, and, plus, it has an amazing museum of "Arte Sacra".

Thank PatriciaBretas
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing View over the city! It is a fascinating church with attached meanings and medieval legends... Amazing!

Thank Vanessa N
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is considered a monument of Romanesque-Gothic style, or of a Nacional Gothic style with Cistercian and mendicant influence. It reveals a great importance, not only as the final point of Romanesque and the initial of Gothic. The façade its made of rose coloured granite,...More

Thank Manuel P
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Fascinating church with good routing through cloisters, main chapel and rooftop. Keep a hold of kids on the rooftop!

Thank Alastair M
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

A great deal to see and experience at the cathedral. From the cathedral itself to the cloisters to the tower a great taste of history. Many similarities to the cathedral in Girona Spain and you can't help think of the book Pillars of the Earth...More

Thank Robert D
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