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Convento Dos Capuchos

Rua Lourenco Pires Tavora, 2825 | Caparica, Almada, Portugal
+351 21 291 9342
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24 May 2016
“A fabulously unique and hidden gem”
7 Feb 2016
Rua Lourenco Pires Tavora, 2825 | Caparica, Almada, Portugal
+351 21 291 9342
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Reviewed 24 May 2016

This former convent for eight monks, yes, it's a convent, not a monastery, because the monks interacted with the locals, whereas monks just pray, is built into the mountain a la Frank Lloyd Wright. It was built in 1560 and much of it is made...More

1  Thank Liz G
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Sintra has a lot of things to do , is very important to visit all the museums around , you will get real history , unique views , in the middle of the woods and lovely roads, you can visit Castelo dos Mouros, Convento dos...More

Thank Alex d
Reviewed 1 September 2015

A beautiful place to visit, old but conserved, this old chapel represents some of the olds arts in Portugal. Old but not forgotten with is age, it is a real nice and calm place to visit

1  Thank Pedro C
Reviewed 29 July 2015

A great place to visit not only for he great view of the city of Costa de Caparica and its beaches but also for the Franciscan chapel built in 1558 and its fantastic tile panels, whose theme is the St. Anthony's sermons

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Reviewed 17 June 2015

Wonderful, atmospheric, quiet, spiritual and not over restored. In a lovely park and a nice, peaceful change from bustling Sintra.

1  Thank arnorab
Reviewed 7 May 2015

Very quiet, good to photograph and read. the view over the beach is excelent. Um sitio muito bom para se ver o pôr do sol e repousar.

Thank Sergiofilipej
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