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Nossa Senhora do Amparo Church, Valenca
Categories: Churches, Tourist Spots
Completed in 1780, on the site of an older and more modest chapel, Nossa Senhora do Amparo Church features two iconic domes, covered with blue and white tiles. Dedicated to Our Lady of Perpetual Help, the well-preserved rectangular church consists of nave, chancel, and sacristy, and includes a clock tower that was added in 1822. Inside you can see five white Neoclassical altars, gilded woodwork, and several sacred images of saints, painted in oil by unknown artists. The church is situated on a hill that offers panoramic views of the entire city, so be sure to bring your camera when visiting this historic city landmark. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Valenca holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Nossa Senhora do Amparo Church and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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Valença tem suas belezas naturais e é uma cidade histórica. Conheçam. Por cada rua de calçamento antigo você vai se apaixonar e querer voltar.Valencia has its natural beauty and is a historic city. Meet. For every street old shim you'll fall in love and want to go back.show original
Não tivemos a oportunidade de entrar na igreja, mais só em chegar ao local valeu a pena. Ela fica localizada no alto do morro e tem uma vista total da cidade e do rio. Sendo que ao logo podemos observ... read more »We didn't get a chance to walk down the aisle, just in the scene was worth it. It is located on the Hill and has a view of the city and the river. And to the right we can see the island of Tinharé (Morro de Sao Paulo).show original
Igreja muito bonita, em estilo rococó não muito sofisticado, mas bonito. Fica situada em uma colina e em frente tem um largo que tem uma vista muito bonita da cidade de Valença,BA. Ótimo para fotograf... read more »Very beautiful church in the Rococo style not too sophisticated, but cute. It is located on a hill and has a wide front that has a very beautiful view of the city of Valença, Bahia. Great for shooting. Pity that stays closed.show original
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