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Silves Cathedral, Silves

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  • Situated next to the castle overlooking the town, this is a cathedral worth a visit and combine this with viewing the castle. Parking at the top not good. Best park in the large car park at the bottom...  more »
  • We walked past here on the way to the castle, unfortunately mass was on so there was a polite notice asking if you went in to be silent, I didn't want to intrude on people prayers so just looked from ...  more »
  • For a €1 donation it's hard to be critical but inside this impressive looking church it's pretty sparse and uninspiring. It took under 5 minutes to look round but don't mind supporting the church with...  more »
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  • Good looking large cathedral from the outside. Unfortunately we rocked up at 1.30 and like so many things in Portugal it was closed for lunch.
  • Beautiful place.
  • Stunning gothic construction. The apse is made up of three chapels. Entrance to the church is via a lateral porch.The Sun Gate it was completed towards the end of the 18th century.The inside demonstrates a range of various intermingled architectural styles. In the centre of the main altar, there is the stone tomb of king João II. The church was dedicated to Nossa Senhora da Conceição. The Sé was built out of the red sandstone native to Silves. Its tone and commonness ensure its role as a characteristic of the city.Enjoy and visit. ****
  • If one degree since about the Castle, one can look at even the Church.
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  • For lovers of religious tourism or photographic tour with this theme.
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