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Catedral da Se de Sao Paulo: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The cathedral is located in the absolute city centre. But the enviroment is rough and I did not feel 100% secure during my 15 minutes visit. The cathedral is fantatstic from outside. Take a nice picture and step inside for a short visit and then...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Monsterdiggare
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most important Cathedral in the country. The heart of Sao Paulo City and the centre of the town as weel (mark ZERO). This is a place you can't miss when visiting the city.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 52ronaldom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Do not miss the chance to visit Catedral da Sé at SP. It's a splendid cathedral, amazing place. Close do Liberdade neibor, very interesting.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank marcosfilardi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Also known as Catedral da Sé, São Paulo Cathedral is a neo-gothic Church in the city's older section. The center of Brazil's catholic diocese, with seating for nearly 8,000, guests should anticipate an hour to explore everything from relics to architecture, with special attention paid...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank endoedibles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The cathedral is beautiful and that is not discussed ... but the surroundings are dangerous, many robberies, it is very dirty and many homeless people asking for money.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank RoyRocher
Reviewed October 16, 2019

At this "main cathedral" of the city, the things that I recall most (or in my opinion the "most distinguishing" part of its architecture) are these "huge pillars" inside the Cathedral where also another part of the great interior architecture are the upper arches which...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Myo M
Reviewed October 16, 2019

The cathedral ambient is amazing, allowing you to relax, meditate and interior thoughts.I live in Sao Paulo, and I am very proud of the cathedral, a city landmark.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank David S
Reviewed October 14, 2019 via mobile

To be honest around the cathedral there are a lot of homeless people and it doesn't feel safe. It smells like urine around it and it's litter everywhere on the steps as well... But inside was clean and good to see! I recommend not to...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank I-aRound_the_globe
Reviewed September 19, 2019 via mobile

This is the central cathedral of the city, the "zero spot". One of the main touristic points of the city. Its a really big cathedral with beautiful architecture. It is located right in front of subway station Sé. There are many beggars there, and usually...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank marcusrjr
Reviewed August 27, 2019

The Catedral da Se de Sao Paulo really cannot be missed during your visit to Sao Paulo. Plan to see it from the inside as well as the outside. The doors are lovely, the Palm Trees lining the square are magnificent. and the Zero marker...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Sé, which derives its name from Sé Square, is a
central neighbourhood in historic São Paulo. Close by,
the Law School, the Museum of the Court of Justice and
the Metropolitan Cathedral offer inspiring
architecture. If you are looking for cultural
activities, head to Caixa Cultural and check the
schedule. In the area there is a popular pedestrian
street called “Rua Direita”, one of the first streets
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