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Carmo Church

Largo do Carmo, Faro 8000-148, Portugal
+351 289 824 490
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Great Church

We walked to this Church and paid our 2Euros to get in and were very pleasantly surprised how good... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Crewe, United Kingdom
Beautiful Church, Miserable Man

The church is free to enter and if you like gold, cherubs and over the top baroqueness you will not... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
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Largo do Carmo, Faro 8000-148, Portugal
+351 289 824 490
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We walked to this Church and paid our 2Euros to get in and were very pleasantly surprised how good it was. The interior is very well decorated in old style with fantastic pictures and statues. Then we went outside to the Church of Bones -...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

The church is free to enter and if you like gold, cherubs and over the top baroqueness you will not be disappointed... unless you forget to make yourself known to the miserable man on the desk in which case you may well be disappointed as...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

This is one of those churches that you should not miss seeing when on your visit to Faro...such beauty..

Thank calypsobob2015
Reviewed 21 August 2017

An interesting and cheap way to spend an hour (2Euros each). Make sure you visit before 1pm on Saturday and not at all on Sunday though as closed. The Baroque is fantastic and the little chapel of bones is very interesting. Hang around after and...More

Thank Embops
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Visited with teenage children who were even impressed by the chapel of bones. Two Euro entry charge for adults free for children. Church itself was spectacular, well worth a visit. Easy to walk to from harbour and is closed between 13-15hrs

Thank weloveholidays007
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Very peaceful, beautiful inside and outside. Easy to get to and accessible. Worth visiting and easy to get to from the port.

Thank Chloe A
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is very impressive. A big Church with lots of gold and A chapel made of human bones and skulls. Even my to sons of 13 and 14 were blown away

Thank Inge V
Reviewed 3 August 2017

A short walk from the old town and the shops, this place is worth the €2 entrance fee. Beautiful building with all the history and atmosphere of years of people filing through it!. The bones...an interesting place to visit and take photos - in your...More

Thank SandraEll
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

In the bussiest place from Portugal, you will find a very quiet place for hearing your thougts . the chapel ruins ar magnificent-a very nice place to hide from the sun.

Thank Bejan C
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Short walk from town and easy to find. Beautiful church, very peaceful especially on a hot day. The chapel of bones was interesting to see.

Thank Patricia B
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Louise M
9 July 2017|
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Response from mervclackett | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, but I think it's open every day but not for non-congressional visitors during Mass times
16 September 2015|
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Response from Paulina O | Reviewed this property |
€3.50 and for students 1 euro