It is such a quaint little town. If you were to remove the cars and electric lines you could easily imagine yourself back hundreds of years. The Church of Santa Maria has the same feeling. It is beautiful, but it is lived in. One fills blessed to be allowed a brief intrusion
Built as a burial grounds to the Grand Masters of the Order of Christ, it is a simple but beautiful church with a lot of history, surrounded by Olive Trees, and well maintained.
An impressive church which is steeped in history. Packed with interesting nooks and crannies. A great place to visit if you want to learn more about the Knights Templar.
.The church has the burial site of the head of the templars..Quiet religious feeling in the church. Goth structure inside.
This is the church used by the knights, living in the castle on top of the hill. Most of the grandmasters were buried in this church, but their graves are mostly gone as they were nothing fancy. This is easily the most beautiful and serene church in Tomar, both inside and…