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Sao Miguel - Acores | Vila Franca Do Campo, Vila Franca do Campo, Sao Miguel 9680, Portugal
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Sao Miguel - Acores | Vila Franca Do Campo, Vila Franca do Campo, Sao Miguel 9680, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautifiul view of the whole bay of Villa Franco. Take the Rue de Paz from the central scare of the city to find it. Church itself is closed but the view is worth going

Thank FamilieHotello
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Particularly nice setting - when the site plants bloom: hydrangeas in Summer and aloes in November/December - sunrise and sunset in winter, when the sun rises and sets over the ocean. View is magnificent as long as you keep "progress" out of it: "industrial park",...More

Thank FrancisBy
Reviewed 2 April 2017

On a clear day you may be able to see Santa Maria. Worth taking the stairs to the top. Bring your camera for the stunning views.

Thank tgoes2015
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We visited on an afternoon when it was closed. Nonetheless The view from the hill top was gorgeous. The town of Vila Franca do Campo below and the ocean beyond was just beautiful!

Thank wanderlustger
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

The area in general provides some of the most beautiful Vistas. From the top you'll be able to see the towns below and the church itself is lovely

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Grat place to visit. Adn from there, you'll have a very well view of the village of Vila Franca do Campo. Beatiful the stairs (100 steps) to ramp to go the sanctuary.

Thank Claudio B
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Nice small church on the top of the hill, interesting stairways. Look over the city is great. Just 15min from city center.

Thank BalkanEkspres
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Part of Furnas day trip. Steps featured certain stations of the cross on the way to a cute chapel at the top. Wonderful views of the Franco island and its cliffs were a fitting reward.

Thank coh8
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

It takes us some time to find the road who is going up till there, but who's up you got a nice vieuw on the Ilhéu da Vila. The monument is nice to but I enjoyed more of the vieuw. Whe have picknicked there and...More

Thank 3remyw
Reviewed 10 November 2016

The Sanctuary of Our Lady of Peace stands proudly overlooking the beautiful Vila Franca do Campo, once the capital of the magnificent island of São Miguel. The current temple dates from the eighteenth century, and will have been built on a previous one probably dating...More

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