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Awesome

The monastery is so beautiful and the village too. Friendly people and a good bakery. Everyone... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
842jo_or
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Coimbra, Portugal
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Nice baroque church

This monastery is worth a visit, mainly the church, the choir stallion, the organs and the... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Vitor A
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Lisbon, Portugal
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29 Sep 2018
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4 Sep 2017
“Nice baroque church”
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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

The monastery is so beautiful and the village too. Friendly people and a good bakery. Everyone should try it. Not too expensive.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

This monastery is worth a visit, mainly the church, the choir stallion, the organs and the grid-iron which separated the nuns from the local penitents. The rest of the dependences are not so interesting; probably when the museum opens it will be also worth to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Vitor A
Reviewed 23 June 2017

This mosterio is in a tiny village well off any tourist route and with no restaurant or bar serving food so be warned and don't go lunch time! The building itself is a work in progress but worth a visit. I have to say we...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank toniShanghai
Reviewed 3 February 2016

It used to be a very important monastery back in the medieval times, with some important manuscripts, now kept in Lisbon, made there. Nowadays its trying to regain some of its importance after a long period of having served as mental hospital. The local custodian...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank thomasozbun
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

This monastery is absolutely magnificent! You should visit it and enjoy the lovely pastry found in the local cafes. You won't regret it.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank luisaoliveira1974
Reviewed 13 December 2014

Lorvão monastery is a lost gem. It has an amazing history dating back probably to the VI century. Today it offers an imposing church, a beautiful choir and very interesting works of art. The monastery has a person that takes care of the monument, touring...More

Date of experience: December 2014
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