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Sant'Ana Church

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Address: Albufeira, Portugal, PT Travessa 10 de Dezembro, Albufeira 8200-210, Portugal

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We were seeking out a church on good Friday at 3:00 pm as is our tradition. We had just arrived in Albufeira and stumbled into this small church. It had a sweet feeling.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were seeking out a church on good Friday at 3:00 pm as is our tradition. We had just arrived in Albufeira and stumbled into this small church. It had a sweet feeling.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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158 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Nice, church. You have to have good condition if you walk up from the central square. We spend there for Christmas mess and we enjoyed it, even the people was standing outside the church, because of space.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

This Church filled me with lots of peace. It is old and typical style of Algarve Not too small and not too big The services are live and full of warmth

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Albufeira, Portugal
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150 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016

I passed by this church very often.The outside of this chapel is a lust for your eyes. This time the door was open. A great opportunity to have a look at the interior. The inside is also beautiful and peaceful. Nobody in, so a great chance to take some pictures. It is close to the city centre of Albufeira. Only... More 

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Luton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

It's a steep climb up the hill to this church, but worth it in the end, not very large but just as charming , used a lot by locals so always someone in there, and a bit of respect required at all times. I was taken back by the alter in such a small church.

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Thank Will R
Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Spend 10 minutes looking at the history of the town, will give you a real feel for the place. Not a church in the traditional sense. This is really a museum. Some nice little bars and restaurants near here also. Safe area to wander around at night.

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Thank micaela d
Belfast united kindom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Always call into church for a quite prayer light a candle when in Albuferia. sitting above the old town square great view be it day or evening

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We were heading to Merlins Pub when we came across this beautiful Old Town church. The church looks amazing with its white washed walls and we had a little look around the church but we couldn't go inside as it was closed but I must say the exterior is superb and the views from the entrance looking out onto the... More 

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Thank Neil K
Central Portugal, Portugal
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Reviewed 20 September 2016

We went on Saturday evening, a mass on going and joined with many people. Blessed experience with my family. Very lovely and top hill place. The only difficult is holders can't walk instead use taxi service

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

we visited the church yard and surprisingly had an interesting hour, the walk was pleasant through the town, it was fascinating to see all the caskets and a bit of history of the families graves, my mate said it reminded her of the vampire diaries.

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