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Sao Goncalo Church

Praca da Republica, Amarante 4600-038, Portugal
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Praca da Republica, Amarante 4600-038, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Enjoy walking around this small town church! Good viewpoints from the top and interesting architecture. A must see in Amarante! We managed with a stroller but it is not particularly stroller/wheelchair accessible.

Thank SRR2015
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

SPECTACULAR !!! In every respect. One of the most ornate small church I have ever visited. Takes your breath away. A must see in this charming small town

Thank Willem P
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

The outside is complicated in architectural parts, but it looks great. Inside is an ancient organ, a baroque alter, and memories of Saint Gonzalo. The cloister is modest , but very nice. There is a side room with great paintings and statues.

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

A must visit to this beautiful, peaceful, authentic and original place. Witness a wedding, everywhere was decorated with flowers and the smell was awesome, this absolutely add on to the experience.

Thank WaegemakersChin
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

This is a special church to visit. With its marvellous ceilings and special arches and fountain. Go look for yourself

Thank Theo B
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely old church in a lovely location with great history. If your in the area it's a must. Relaxed atmosphere too.

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 23 July 2017

When you arrive in Amarante it will be difficult to find a spot to leave the car, and do not try to leave the car on any prohibited location, this because you easily can get a fine by the always walking around police. One of...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Enjoyed this lovely cathedral and monastery just over the bridge in the charming town of Amarante. I was impressed by the most ornate pipe organ I have ever seen! Nice little town with charming shops and bakeries, all along the Tamega River.

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Reviewed 8 July 2017

We visited this church and monastery and we're glad we took the time. The church has a beautiful alter and cloister area. Well worth a brief visit. Admission is free as it should be for all places of worship.

Thank seafare74
Reviewed 29 June 2017

This is a must visit monument if you do a stop over Amarante. São Gonçalo monestary is impossible to miss once it is located in the herat of the town. Don`t miss the amazing altar and the cloister! Worth seeing!

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