Nossa Senhora da Penha Convent, Vila Velha

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Nossa Senhora da Penha Convent is located in Vila Velha. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Nossa Senhora da Penha Convent and many more Vila Velha attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Vila Velha tour planner.
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  • It´s cheap to go there from vitória city by taxi or uber, we can also catch a bus to Vila Velha bus terminal which is not far away from the entrance. At the entrance there are vans to take us uphill (...  more »
  • This was the first place I visited when I landed in South America trip for 94 days. The staff was extremely helpful and the best place to view vitoria  more »
  • Nice view from both cities, Vitória and Vila Velha. The Covent is built on the top of a hill on the Vila Velha side, by the Ocean border of the two cities.  more »
  • Beautiful convent and a must see. Time it right though because the entrance is controlled to prevent more having more cars than spaces. Got Uber up there straight away but had to wait more than 30 min for Uber pick up. Left pram at shop to go up to convent and tipped the owner.
  • Main tourist attraction in Vila Velha. You can get a wonderful view of Vitória Bay, the 3rd Bridge and Vila Velha. Also the convent is one of the oldest churches in Brazil, where you can find the portuguese colonial architecture.
  • Amazing view of the city of Vitoria and surroundings.
  • Most famous place in Vila Velha! You NEED to visit it. It's amazing! You don't need to be catholic or even religious to love it! Hear me, I know what I'm talking about!
  • A beautiful place!