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Nossa Senhora da Paz

Sao Miguel - Acores | Vila Franca Do Campo, Vila Franca do Campo, Sao Miguel 9680, Portugal
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Sao Miguel - Acores | Vila Franca Do Campo, Vila Franca do Campo, Sao Miguel 9680, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Totally breathtaking to be up there to see the view. The church is beautiful and well taken care of. I love the story of the saint from that church. Looks like the steps are steep but you will not have a problem climbing them. Be...More

Thank Nelia M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A lengthy hour hike up from Vila Franca do Campo. Perhaps getting a taxi up and walking down may have been the smarter option, as we were very sweaty / tired when we arrived. Very pretty church and stunning views though. A must see on...More

Thank Mattomad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This church high up on the hill overlooking the village was simply amazing. The view from the church was beautiful. The church itself was worth the stop. The tile work on each level going up was incredible.

Thank rowe915
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The site is beautiful and the solution of the stairs on the hill is made with a great sense of integration between the architecture and the landscape.

Thank German F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth the visit, but need a car or taxi to drive up to the church, the walk down wasn't to bad. The views are spectacular of Vila Franca. The photo opt of the church and steps are also unusual.

Thank grdnT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great little stop if traveling to or through Villa Franco de Campo. The views from the top are absolutely magnificent and the church itself is beautiful. You don't need more than an hour or so to walk up and look around. I...More

Thank wrhoades4321
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Beautifiul view of the whole bay of Villa Franco. Take the Rue de Paz from the central scare of the city to find it. Church itself is closed but the view is worth going

Thank FamilieHotello
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Particularly nice setting - when the site plants bloom: hydrangeas in Summer and aloes in November/December - sunrise and sunset in winter, when the sun rises and sets over the ocean. View is magnificent as long as you keep "progress" out of it: "industrial park",...More

1  Thank FrancisBy
Reviewed 2 April 2017

On a clear day you may be able to see Santa Maria. Worth taking the stairs to the top. Bring your camera for the stunning views.

1  Thank tgoes2015
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We visited on an afternoon when it was closed. Nonetheless The view from the hill top was gorgeous. The town of Vila Franca do Campo below and the ocean beyond was just beautiful!

Thank wanderlustger
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