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Sao Sebastiao Cathedral, Ilheus
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With its neoclassical style, artistic windows, and imposing columns and vaults, Sao Sebastiao Cathedral is the city’s main attraction. It is located on a city square, and surrounded by streets and alleys. A charming staircase leads to the church, and the view from the top of stairs is stunning, as is the view of the church from the beach. Use our Ilheus vacation trip planner to visit Sao Sebastiao Cathedral on your trip to Ilheus, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Has been restored for about 4 years and remains well cared for being one of the main attractions of the Centre of ilheus. Avoid strong sunlight hours because the place is pretty hot ... Nearby is the famous restaurant Vesúvio and other meal options.
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  • Inside the Cathedral is so beautiful, with its various materials and stained glass Windows brought from Europe. Built in neoclassical style in a location that allows a glimpse of the beach of Islanders and through the outskirts of the historic centre. Is a part of the history of the city. Pity that the outside is in need of care as well as the peeling paint, there is mold on the walls, which contributes further to a dirty look and walked out.
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  • A place that can not miss in your script by passing tourist in the city of Ilheus Jorge Amado, with visit to the Cathedral, St. Jorge Amado Theatre, Bataclan.
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