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Church of Santa Clara (Igreja de Santa Clara)

Largo 10 de Dezembro, Porto 4000-404, Portugal
+351 22 205 4837
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Largo 10 de Dezembro, Porto 4000-404, Portugal
+351 22 205 4837
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice Church on a nice spot, worth to visit. Pay attention how to come there. Watch the map By the way always start on "river level" and then climb to more high places. First make a 6 bridges river cruise (about 45 minuten) then cross...More

Thank Schuttenhelm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A little TLC required for this once great church. The church is earmarked for renovation and thus, this Baroque styled building is not at its most salubrious. Nevertheless, it is still an old an interesting affair and worth a visit. The curator will tell you...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I missed visiting hours for the church, but the building is beautifully lit at night and still well worth the climb to see. You'll be rewarded with the best view of the river... especially in late afternoon as the sun dips behind the city of...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Don't skip it. Take a TukTuk there if you don't wish to walk it. Best views of Porto, Gaia and Douro available. Free to walk there. Beautiful pictures, breathtaking views

Thank Cindy H
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Good viewpoint to view the ribeira from. Catch the metro to the station on the Douro side of the bridge then it's a short but steep walk

Thank rainbowdolphin90
Reviewed 20 August 2017

The Church and monastery situated on the right Bank of the river Douro, on a high hill. The ascent is quite steep. From the Church offering wonderful views of the river and the city on the opposite shore. Inside opened temporary exhibition, unfortunately the monastery...More

Thank Zuevy
Reviewed 3 August 2017

it's a beautiful church, but so sad the condition at the moment. the guide of Porto Walkers took her there and told us all the background about the church. I hope it gets renovated soon

Thank petercalgary2017
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We were disappointed since you couldn't walk around due to a major restoration. Nevertheless the less it's very impressive and you can easily imagine what it was like in the 18c when shiploads of gold was arriving from Brazil.

Thank yogiacomo
Reviewed 15 July 2017

The church is a must visit in Porto. It's all wood artwork covered with plated gold. The church will have a full inside restauration in the near future, so possible the gold will shine better as today later when this happened ! A friendly church...More

Thank Guy V
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The interior of this church is much smaller but is done in a similar baroque style as the San Francisco church. The pews were covered during our visit and it appears that renovations are getting underway.

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Julie D
30 September 2017|
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Response from epique | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, none of my searches found info. on times. There are phone numbers for the church listed. Upon arrival in the city there are many who speak English and could call on your behalf and inquire.