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Beautiful Church

We were driving across Portugal and decided to stop in this small town just off the highway. The... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2016
Keller, Texas
Well worth the stop / detour

One of the most beautiful churches we saw during our stay - simple on the outside but absolutely... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2016
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13 Jul 2017
27 Dec 2016
“Beautiful Church”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Rua de Almodovar, Castro Verde 7780-171, Portugal
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here as we were driving through town,was really nice to view,but was closed at the time of my visit,fabulous old building,worth a look if passing by.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

We were driving across Portugal and decided to stop in this small town just off the highway. The town is quaint and the church is old and beautiful with a painted wooden ceiling and tiled walls. Good town to take a break from driving and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

One of the most beautiful churches we saw during our stay - simple on the outside but absolutely bespoke handcrafted detail inside made it quite spectacular

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 24 April 2016

Nice and peacefull place in the core of the village . Lots of history in such a small church . Visit and have a "prayer "

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 4 November 2015 via mobile

Whilst visiting flagship tourist attractions is great, it's some of the less celebrated gems that I find yield the greatest reward. Architecturally it's quite plain and a typical local style, however the internal decoration is very special. Every square centimetre of wall is covered azulejos,...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Gideon63
Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

I was born in Castro Verde. Biased? Maybe. Igreja da Conceição surely deserves a visit. The tiles on the walls and "the secret" are very exquisite highlights. However, the visit shall be part of a global package. For me, the real secret is to enjoy...More

Date of experience: October 2015
3  Thank 677helenaa
Reviewed 2 July 2015

It´s one of the most famous main churches in the region. Best known for the nice panel tiles inside. If you go during the choir singing, it is quite nice ;)

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Ana L
Reviewed 3 June 2014

Amazing old tiled interior depicting historical scenes. Very well cared for but unfortunately one or two tiles are now missing, due to the usual funding problems. The local residents are very proud of the building and were happy to show us round.

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank GN100
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