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Capela de Sao Pedro, Fernando de Noronha
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See the vast expanse of water below Capela de Sao Pedro, a cliff top chapel at the foot of a mountain. Tiny, simple, and isolated on the top of a hill overlooking the ocean, this no-frills church has a large cross erected next to it and offers superb views of the sea. Built in the 1930s by the French, the structure includes carved wooden entrance doors and a bell in the front facade. Due to the scenery, many opt to have their wedding here. On Saint Peter's Day (July 29), a procession from the nearby town comes to the top of the hill for an outdoor mass celebrating the protector of fishermen. To visit Capela de Sao Pedro and other attractions in Fernando de Noronha, use our Fernando de Noronha itinerary maker.
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  • Simple Church, but in the center of one of the most fantastic and paradisiacal views from around the world ... While many brides so spending horrors in Caribbean, not know that here in Brazil there is a spectacular place to get married and get 10x0 in the Caribbean. Not to be missed!
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  • Very nice place, with a wonderful view, easy access to both buggy as the foot. How was closed on the day, we couldn't see inside, but it was worth a quick visit for beautiful pictures.
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  • The Chapel itself, although very attractive for both has not commented. But the view from the top is worth the climb.
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  • Bom pra fotos, mas a capela costuma ficar fechada
  • Lindo local para fotos.
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