Nossa Senhora da Conceicao da Praia church, Salvador
(4.7/5 based on 340+ reviews on the web)
A grand stone cathedral situated in a picturesque spot, Nossa Senhora da Conceicao da Praia church is a fine example of 17th- and 18th-century architecture. With an imposing façade and a surprisingly delicate Baroque interior, this building impresses with both its scale and its intricacy. Marble floors and powerful limestone walls combine to provide a feeling of durability that is nicely offset by the artistic flair of the church’s internal décor. Having explored the church, be sure to take a moment to enjoy some peace in the adjoining courtyard. For Nossa Senhora da Conceicao da Praia church and beyond, use our Salvador tour planner to get the most from your Salvador vacation.
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  • Despite the facade of the Church is somewhat unkempt, the interior of the Church is beautiful and very well maintained, with many details to be observed and appreciated.
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  • Temple built at the time of Brazil colony, has marble floor, the tiles and the altar mor your main points. The day December 8 if makes your party, where the religious and profane meet ...
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  • For those who like history and local culture, this is the ideal place. The guide was sensational, describing the story that happened there since the construction until the present day. A lot of wealth and gold on the exhibits.
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