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Praca da Batalha, Porto 4000-101, Portugal
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Reviewed today

This church is gorgeous especially when the sun is setting it is almost purple in color. Definitely worth a look.

Thank SantosdeTejas
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to a guitar concert here on a Saturday evening. It was sublime. The church is beautiful inside and provides perfect acoustics for the classical guitar.

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth a visit. A special portugese style made church. They also have concerts there in the evenings.

Thank gibsonwushu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Your jaw drops at the sight of this amazing church that is spectacular inside and out.This is not just another church but is a real highlight in every way.

Thank Lorks2013
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This was one of the nicest churches we saw. Isnis old and very nice. We couldn’t go inside as there was a wedding that day.

Thank Sam649
Reviewed July 26, 2018

this is a very nice church in the centre of Porto, which is worth visiting because of its age and decoration inside and outside

1  Thank Piotr M
Reviewed June 20, 2018

An old church with character. It has blue and white ceramic tiles on its facade. A few steps leading to the entrance. The interior is beautifully decorated but not over powering or exceptional. Free entrance. The surroundings areas are worth visiting as it is located...More

Thank Moses P
Reviewed June 18, 2018

We dropped by the site on one occasion and passed it on several others. There was some work being done on the exterior. The weather was cloudy and cool, and this made the church seem gloomy. Capela das Almas, also in Porto, had more vibrant...More

1  Thank Caterina A
Reviewed June 14, 2018

Igreja de Santo IIdefonso is located on Batalha Square. It had been built since the 17th century with blue and white tiles. It is eye-catching from outside but you can enter to view internally if you have time.

1  Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Nice church. Pity it was rainy afternoon. Would like to have seen it against blue sky. Also the tower crane doesn't make it nicer, but maintenance is needed every now and then I guess. Still it's worth visiting.

1  Thank TomAALTER
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