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Largo da Se, Faro 8000-138, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Loved our time of prayerful reflection here. A good example of renaissance baroque art, good facilities with helpful staff. Recommended

Thank JamieAndMaureen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really interesting place, the cathedral 's square itself is somewhat quite romantic. The entry price is 3,5 euro encompassing the cathedral, the tower and the museum. Very nice cathedral with wonderful carvings. The museum is certainly not an absolute must. Do not miss the panorama...More

Thank CPJD00
Reviewed 1 week ago

A small fee to get into this beautiful Cathedral; very much worth it. You could stay for hours just looking at all of the amazing carvings.

Thank varvie
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cathedral is a beautiful place to visit. Stunning carved statues and a museum upstairs which is included in your entrance fee. Reduced prices for senior citizens

Thank holidayaddict51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful example of wood carving and religious artefacts, felt quite calming and serene, well worth a visit.

Thank Malcolm489
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Paid a visit to Faro Cathedral during the first full day of a short vacation I had in Faro. €3.50 adult admission which I thought was very good value. Although there were a few people around during my visit, the atmosphere still remained tranquil. The...More

Thank thetravellingmanUk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With time to kill on the way home we visited Faro and stumbled across this delightful Cathedral in the old town. Although not large it is a well worth a visit and if you can manage the 68 steps up to the bell tower you...More

Thank Percypig2015
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit when in Faro old town. Beautiful small cathedral and a bone chapel outside. Do climb up to the clock tower, the view is magnificent. Serene and calm atmosphere with no crowds at all.

Thank Mrs_Travelling
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Visited with family including teenagers, who were interested, and a younger child who also enjoyed it. Climbing the tower was well worth the effort.

Thank Malcolm P
Reviewed 7 August 2018

If you like churches etc this is a good place to take a look. A quick climb to the top of the tower gives you a good view of the old town with the odd airplane for good measure.

Thank YeadonTerrier
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Carol H
28 February 2015|
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Response from johnj1950 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, there will be extra masses I am sure, but I don't know what they are. There are another couple of good churches, so I am sure you will find a Mass somewhere. The Tourist Information office may also be able to help... More
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