Nossa Senhora dos Remedios Church, Arraial do Cabo

When you see how well preserved Nossa Senhora dos Remedios Church is, you will be amazed to learn that not only is it over 500 years old, but also the oldest church in Brazil. Built in the early 1500s, it is thought to be here that Portuguese colonialists held their first indoor Mass. Inside, you will find little decoration; a few statues and paintings surround the simple altar, which, brought over from Portugal, bears an image of Our Lady of Remedies, Arraial do Cabo’s patron saint. Add Nossa Senhora dos Remedios Church and other attractions to your Arraial do Cabo trip itinerary using our Arraial do Cabo trip planner .
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  • Very pretty but the day was the same was closed and we had no access to the inside.
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  • It draws much attention when you're walking towards the port of Arraial. The guide was kind enough to stop a few minutes so that we may know this place.
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  • beautiful, near the port and rise to praia do forno, by the nose. in a corner, forced to spend
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