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Matriz de Sant'Anna Church, Itanhaem
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Built in 1761 by the early Portuguese settlers of the area, Matriz de Sant'Anna Church is located in the heart of the city. Constructed on the site of an older church, which is said to have been one of the earliest Christian structures in Brazil, the simple white building once dominated this part of the city. Today, the site is a great photo opportunity for passing tourists. This historic building is an important part of the city’s rich cultural and artistic heritage, and you can visit it to hear daily mass and see a small collection of sacred art. Plan to visit Matriz de Sant'Anna Church during your Itanhaem vacation using our convenient Itanhaem family vacation planner.
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  • Very interesting to discover historic places. I like the architecture of the Church passes an air of tranquility in a busy square.
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  • It is a small church that sits on top of the Hill, the Hill is not the first trial but is so long so to do the route quietly walking slowly to who ever is more old man or walking fast even for those with youth the skin =) the local snake 10 input for maintenance and Royal to keep the place running so how in good condition for visitors. Offers a very nice view of the city of Itanhaém.
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  • Even very well taken care of, but you have to have the courage to face the Hill until you come to this site. But the sacrifice has rewards, you can visit (a taxinha to R5), meet ruins built by slaves as well as some walls built by slaves. Very nice location and Nice, which shows a very nice view of the city.
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