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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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  • It's worth the climb because there one can see much of the island both of the seas outside as inside is worth a visit in the evening to accompany the beautiful sunset. unforgettable!
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  • Chapel near the Harbour, it is worth, the majority of weddings that take place on the island. Tourist spot.
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  • The day dawns in the Northeast. The Sun doesn't rise, pula:) Well worth getting up early to enjoy it in the skyline. Super romantic.
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