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Lovely old church with unstated but striking interior

The church is not particularly imposing at first glance but it fits well into its surroundings in... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2018
JP3170
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Melbourne, Australia
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Beautiful and harmonious gothic monument

The town’s main church is worth a visit. One of the best examples of the Portuguese gothic style... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2018
Vitor A
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Lisbon, Portugal
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Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

The church is not particularly imposing at first glance but it fits well into its surroundings in the old part of Camhina. We were lucky enough to be there during a religious procession which gave a much greater sense of its place in the town....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 30, 2018

The town’s main church is worth a visit. One of the best examples of the Portuguese gothic style; very harmonious. The additions along the centuries didn’t destroy its harmony, in fact the glaze tiles even brought more beauty to it. Unfortunately there was no publications...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Vitor A
Reviewed February 14, 2018

Dispite the lack of garden around the cathedral, the interior is actually nice. It gave me calm. Mandatory visit.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Elsa S
Reviewed November 1, 2017

The Igreja Matriz is a really lovely old church still in use and close to the edge of the wall of the old town. You can see the church as you drive from the Foz do Minho to Seixas / Cerveira. You can park just...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank JCB933
Reviewed July 25, 2017

Caminha is a pretty sleepy town (at least it was when we visited) and the church seemed to lie in an particularly sleepy quarter. So, we were not really expecting too much, but once we entered the place were just blown away by the stark,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank JElliot32
Reviewed July 19, 2015

One building whit freat histories to tell is always a good experience. That's what is this. An ancient catholic churce that deserves a visit.

Date of experience: September 2014
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Reviewed November 18, 2014

It was a wonderful experience the Christmas concert last year! I hope we can enjoy it again this year! The conditions were great and it was not very cold. Great!

Date of experience: December 2013
Thank RPLM
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