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Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Nazare

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Address: Nazare, Portugal
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Nice Legend for a nice Church

I liked the story of this church and the black Madonna's statue that they have here. This statue were brought here from Nazareth- the hometown of Jesus, gave the name to this... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Tel Aviv, Israel

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I liked the story of this church and the black Madonna's statue that they have here. This statue were brought here from Nazareth- the hometown of Jesus, gave the name to this lovely town.

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Thank Sharon_zz
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2017

A church perched up on the top of the cliff, beautiful in its simplicity. Inside a fresque of azulejos sits beside images of Christ and gold ornements. A striking contrast that at first seems out of place, but speaks of the Portuguese identity and Catholocisme.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Despite lots of visitors, a peaceful and beautiful place to visit. Very pretty and obviously loved by local people as well as visitors

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Thank Jane C
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 766 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

In the center of the little town Nazare is this nice church with beautiful glass windows superb two towers simple stonework on a big place; the church is dedicated to the Madona da Nazare.

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Thank Manuela L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

The stairway to this cathedralis visually inviting. The cathedral is located in the town square is the focal point of surrounding merchant shops.

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Thank Lisamboyd4
Cleveland, Oh
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 516 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This is a very nice and very old church build in the original fishermen village up in the cliff over the beach. It is one of the few buildings surviving the modernization and commercialization of the village. The church is on a lovely square, with a spectacular view. The inside is very ornate baroque but relatively primitive and there is... More 

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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

If you are in Nazaré and are interested in culture besides nature than the church is worth to visit. From the inside it's much more beautiful as from the outside. Like in each Catholic Church you will see the richness of the Catholics.

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Thank Martijn J
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This marvelous church is in the barroque style, with some motifs in golden leaf. The architecture is superb, the entrance is free. It holds the image of our lady of Nazaré. The story tells the image was done the hands of Saint Joseph himself. Worth a visit to contemplate the religious art, one of the finest of Portugal.

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Warsaw, Poland
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

When you will visit the church you must go upstairs to visit the figure of Nostra Segnora very closely from there you will have a great view on the church and you will see amazing corridors with tiles. Really worth to see.

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Caracas, Venezuela
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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

in the high part of Nazare, the views are beautifull and at down are espectacular;there are some trinket shops, if you are a surfer visit praia norte

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