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Sao Miguel - Acores | Vila Franca Do Campo, Vila Franca do Campo, Sao Miguel 9680, Portugal
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All reviews great view beautiful chapel small road small church tile work worth a visit one of a kind hill overlooking virgin mary road leading ceramic tiles smell inside azores islands da paz bring your camera ten commandments climb steps
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must see when visiting the island. We had a rented car and visited here. The climb up the stairs tells the story of Christ from beginning to end at each level.

Thank OntarioSeekers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is such a beautiful church. The views are amazing. Make sure to go all the way to the top so you do not miss out on the beauty. Well worth a visit, even if a bit hard to find. Google maps hasn't placed the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unique design won't be seen anywhere else. Stunning views all the way around. Worth the drive. Worth adding it as part of a trip to nordest.

Thank R C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I saw this church in postcards and wanted to go and see it; it is unique with the steps and the decorations of Jesus passion on the tiles.. it was a little difficult to drive to get to the top of the hill but it...More

Thank mariadimare2016
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

The chapel is nice and the views amazing (on a clear day). Be aware that the drive up the hill is very steep with many blind corners.

Thank Mr-MrsTravellerToad
Reviewed 11 September 2018

This remarkable church is visible from afar and seems to tower over many structures in the area due to its unique use of space including the hill slope. It is beautiful and worth your while. Nice simple color scheme.Great view.

Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 5 September 2018

No words or pictures can describe the view from the church's lookout. The entire island of Sao Miguel is something to behold. Add to that these little corners and nooks that just make this island one-of-a-kind! I had to climb up the steps to find...More

Thank Olivia O
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

The views are outstanding of the islet if you got to the top and the grounds are beautiful! It is quite a windy road to get there!

Thank LHK70
Reviewed 2 September 2018

You need to visit this attraction if only to learn the story behind the building of the Chapel. No spoiler alerts, just go there, climb those steps and learn something. Oh, and the view are great too.

Thank mercianknight
Reviewed 1 September 2018

The history of Nossa Senhora de Paz is amazing. The view from above is beautiful. A must see for sure.

Thank VINCEM739
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