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Church and Cloister of Sao Francisco
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Figueiras Fountain
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Ruinas da Torre do Langalhao
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Santuario Nossa Senhora do Pranto
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Torre Templaria de Dornes
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Castelo de Abrantes
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Moinhos de Vento
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Igreja do Santissimo Milagre
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Santuario Nossa Senhora do Pranto
Churches & Cathedrals, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Convent of Christ
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Capela Das Aparicoes
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Igreja de Sao Joao Baptista
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Igreja do Santissimo Milagre
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Convent of Christ Tomar
#1 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
It has fascinating history, gorgeous architecture and wonderful views and is a real 'must see' for anyone visiting central Portugal.
Follow the signed route to see the incredible 16-sided Templar church, cloisters, dormitories and battlements with a view of the wooded rolling hills of the area.
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Castelo de Tomar Tomar
#2 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
The sprawling complex includes well manicured grounds and gardens, defensive fortress walls offering great views overlooking Tomar and the surrounding countryside, a citadel and towers.
The castle was built back in the Middle Ages, and later the Monastery of Christ was built next to it, an exceptional site, to understand the period and how the architecture of those times, amazing in all aspects,...
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Shrine of our Lady of the Rosary of Fatima Fatima
#3 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
Overall the Fatima holy site is peaceful, prayerful and very Catholic, a welcomed respite from the historic churches of Spain and Portugal which are filled mostly with picture snapping tourists.
The basilica is known as well, Fatima basilica...It contains the relics of Francisco, Jacinte and Sr Lucy. the basilica domains a wide view of the square, where the prayers and processions take place each night at...
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Valinhos Sanctuary Fatima
#4 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
Walk the Way of the Cross from the South Roundabout up through the olive groves and holm trees and visit the various sites where the children met the Angel of Portugal until you reach the summit of the hill and ca...
We prayed the stations of the cross along the beautiful and serene pathways, visited the Our Lady memorial, the Angel appearance site, and the Hungarian Calvary and chapel.
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Capela Das Aparicoes Fatima
#5 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
Practical: there is a list of Mass sites and Mass times printed each day.
The Chapel of the Apparitions, erected on the site where the Blessed Virgin Mary actually appeared, is at the foot of the Shrine and to the left as you look up to the Shrine.
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Casa De Francisco & Jacinta Marto Fatima
#6 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
The house is humble, small, and located in a very little village right outside Fatima; indeed, the route the children took to shepherd their sheep to what became the site of the apparitions is clearly marked by an...
When you walk into the house, you see how simple the children were, in their little village that has become a pilgrimage site.
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Basilica de Nossa Senhora de Fatima Ourem
#7 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
Will most definitely visit the site again to benefit from the aura of peace and tranquility that one can have and be able to take stock of all that is good in life.
Incredible shrine and site.
Casa De Lucia Fatima
#8 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
Great to see the house and the site of some of the apparitions
Take the walk to the end of the garden to see the site of the angel's apparition.
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Basilica da Santissima Trindade Fatima
#9 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
Take your time and take in the magnificent art collection on view as well as the artefacts donated to Fatima by different people/popes/parishes/ down through the ages.
Masses are scheduled daily and Mass times are provided in any of the hotels that surround the holy sites in Fatima.
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Igreja de Santa Maria dos Olivais Tomar
#10 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
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Castle of Almourol Vila Nova da Barquinha
#11 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
The posibility of arriving to it by boat (2,50€ person) will be loved by children... the castle is well preserved and the views from the different towers is great.
You are free to climb up the tower and walk the ramparts, it is a wonderful view.
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Pegoes Aqueduct Tomar
#12 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
It's a wonderful site to visit as you start a trip to Tomar and then go on to the Convento do Cristo or an awe inspiring end to your stay.
We were only in Tomar for 1 day so had to be organised Engaged a taxi for 10 eur to drive us out to the magnificent aquaduct, went to 3 different sights and stopped for photos.
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Castelo de Ourem Ourem
#13 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
What a view all the way to Fatima, and what a well preserved gem of a XIIth century castle!
The castle is a huge construction, with many different areas to visit which offer you great views from the city and areas around it.
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Marinhas de Sal Rio Maior
#14 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
Salinas de Rio Maior Rio Maior
#15 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
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A Ginjinha d'Castelo de Ourem Ourem
#16 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
We drank beers and Ginjinha while celebrating with friends in the gardens out the back and honestly it couldn't have been more perfect, the views and setting are stunning.
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Igreja da Graca Santarem
#17 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
Therefore, from the pirtal you have a unique plunging view into a vast gothic church.
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Igreja de Sao Joao Baptista Tomar
#18 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
We site saw the church prior to attending a wedding here.
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Castelo do Bode Tomar
#19 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
What a place to be and magnificent views.
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Synagogue of Tomar Tomar
#20 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
This was a very important site for me.Although I imagine visiting the synagogue may be significant mainly to Jews and to those who are familiar with Jewish history in the Iberian Peninsula.
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Natural Monument of the Dinosaur Footprints Ourem
#21 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
Beautiful views.
Basic information about the site and dinosaurs is provided along a nice mile-long walk.
Castelo de Torres Novas Torres Novas
#22 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
Climb the turret and view torres novas by telescope.
Superb views over Torres Novas.
Medieval Town of Ourem, Portugal Ourem
#23 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
The views are spectacular.
The views were great and the sunny was shining.
Fatima Fatima
#24 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
... beautiful broad road amazed at the lack of a crowd at one of the World's most religious pilgrimage sites.Fatima was previously a small town that developed and grew economically after the construction of the Sa...
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Joao Paulo II Fatima
#25 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
Pop Joh Paul II (Joao Paulo II) is one of most visited places in this site, as he is saint for christians all over the world.
This Image stands next to the "new" Basilica of the Holy Trinity and is now a site of pilgrimage in its own right.
Paroquia de Fatima e dos Pastorinhos Fatima
#26 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
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Torre Templaria de Dornes Ferreira do Zezere
#27 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
The Templar tower (now home to a church bell!) overlooks the river and surrounding area, allowing for magnificient views.
Leave your car outside the village and explore it by foot, at the staircase of the pentagonal tower you have a great view of the river from the tip of this peninsula.
Santuario Nossa Senhora do Pranto Dornes
#28 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
It offers a great view of the river.
Republic Square Tomar
#29 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
Igreja do Santissimo Milagre Santarem
#30 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Santarem District
We went to Santarem to view the Eucharistic Miracle above the altarin the rear of the church.