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Located in the Gothic masterpiece of Santa Maria da Vitória Monastery, a special visit should be made to this chapel with its magnificent stained-glass windows, cloisters, Unfinished Chapel and the tombs of several Portuguese notables.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Largo Infante Dom Henrique 2440, Batalha 2440-484, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excelent, The best monument on Portugal, very close to Fátima and all beaches, many restaurants around.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

When you see something on Unesco World heritage list, you know is a must see. But you cannot always expect such beauty! The unfinished chapel is particularly unique!

Thank Elena257
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful built church with spectacular details. Please pay the additional €6 to visit the other side of the closed chapel to see closed wing session for some amazing artwork. There is also a tourist information center at the rear end of the church.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The building is huge, and as soon as i entered was struck by awe. The ceiling of the main area would have to be the highest I’ve seen so far in Europe - mind you I haven’t been everywhere. Well worthwhile visiting. You can enter...More

Thank didee88
Reviewed 1 week ago

the best experience in portugal, number 1, beautifull monument, excelent culture place, with good restaurants

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went as part of a tour. I'm not sure if it was the time of year but it wasnt busy at all...which was amazing. I got so many great shots and it's really big to walk around. You need about 45 minutes

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very impressive gothic design. If you're in the area this is a must see site. Very interesting history.

Thank EugeneVe13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is worth a visit although there is a section that was a paying visit. Just the architecture outside is amazing as well as the pillars inside considering they didn't have machines 400 years ago and everything was done by hand. 1 hour is enough...More

Thank MarigoldRT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful monasteries from the outside, with its medieval design and huge size. However, once inside, you will have to pay to visit the important parts of this church, which is a bit disapointing.

Thank hadif1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was definitely an experience to remember. Especially because it is considered a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Such beautiful architecture and just so much to learn and marvel at! If you are a religious person (or are willing to hear), I would highly recommend getting...More

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We paid for places we visited as we visited. Am unfamiliar with the three location ticket/pass. Several guide books recommend seeing Batatlha and Alcobaça on the same day. The architecture at Batatlha is fascinating ... we... More
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