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Mysterious chapel

Small beautiful Christian chapel set in a cliff on the beach of Miramar. At high tide, especially... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jals63
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Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal
A different church experience

This intriguing little chapel, hexagonal in shape, is built on a rock almost in the sea. Chapel was... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
high_low73
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Bergen, Norway
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small beautiful Christian chapel set in a cliff on the beach of Miramar. At high tide, especially in the Winter, it is often isolated from the land by the sea that surrounds it. Clearly worth a visit, especially at sunrise or sunset. Easily accessible (about...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

This intriguing little chapel, hexagonal in shape, is built on a rock almost in the sea. Chapel was built in 1686 and underwent restoration in 1996. The chapel is magic in it's location, but also the pagan history of the place adds to this feeling....More

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Reviewed 22 June 2018

This is a beautiful chapel right on a beach. The artwork inside is gorgeous and it's very inspiring to be right there on the beach where the surf is crashing all around.

Thank Debbie T
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Fabulous church in the water , surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean and able to be visited in the dry sea . Fantastic stones in the sand and very nice to sit down there and relax . At the sunset a very nice picture can be...More

1  Thank Fabian B
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Go to Miramar Beach,visit the Senhor da Pedra Chapel,take the walk side along the coast and choose one of de espanades to take a drink or have a dinner .

1  Thank Bluscorpius
Reviewed 12 April 2018

I visited porto for 4 days and decided to make a trip down the coast for one them, I stopped at Miramar which is a small pretty beach town which was home to this beautiful church on the beach. With the strong waves crashing onto...More

2  Thank Jamal H
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Beautiful surprise on the beach. Very old traditional for Portuguese and an amazing Church to visit,

Thank dinarodrigues65
Reviewed 6 April 2018

A world wonder build hover 400 years ago on high sea the church his sorronded by the ocean.... there are people ho believe that miracles have bean granted ....

Thank americancybercafec
Reviewed 2 March 2018

This is by far one of my favorite spot of Gaia, sister city of Porto. Cute little chapel gently built on rocks in the Atlantic ocean. It's a magical and romantic place!

Thank Patrícia A
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Great place to take pictures. The best time is sunset. There are some coffee shops if you want to just sit and enjoy the view. I was there in February so wear a sweater cause it does get a bit chilly.

Thank xoss21x
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