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St. Anthony Embare Basilica

Avenida Bartolomeu de Gusmao 32 | Bairro do Embare, Santos, State of Sao Paulo 11045-400, Brazil
(13) 3227-5977
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Worth to visit!

This cathedral is just in front of the beach between channel 3 and 4. The paintings inside are... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2016
Kevin H
via mobile
Place of worship

Beautiful Cathedral! Wonderful paintings and old wood paneling. Great atmosphere! Pay attention... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Cecilia P
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Santos, SP
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
28 Dec 2016
“Worth to visit!”
23 Aug 2016
“Place of worship”
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Avenida Bartolomeu de Gusmao 32 | Bairro do Embare, Santos, State of Sao Paulo 11045-400, Brazil
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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

This cathedral is just in front of the beach between channel 3 and 4. The paintings inside are awesome and the whole atmosphere is great as well. It's definitely worth to visit!

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Beautiful Cathedral! Wonderful paintings and old wood paneling. Great atmosphere! Pay attention to all wood carvings, and the confessionaries, besides the big organ on the mezzanine.

Thank Cecilia P
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Althought the church is less than 100 years old it resembles well some of the best examples of the Italian Gothic. Above the altar one can see similat stars painted on the dome, in the same way as in the Padua Basilica. The church is...More

Thank sjpo
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

My favourite church in Brazil for its history and beauty! hot during summer though, as the fans are not enough to cool down inside the church.

Thank Taike
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

To stop to think about life..old place with great decoration.. Feel the history in reach ornaments, hand painted by Masters..)

Thank NKNERIK
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

While not unexpected in a country with many Catholics, this beachfront basilica is indeed worth a stop. The outside is a bit dark, with moss and humid weather conditioning, but the inside is somewhat impressive (not on an Italian scale though). There are six murals...More

Thank jcwbesq
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Nice church in a good shape. Seems very old and inspires a little pray. Very well located at the border of Boqueirão Beach.

Thank SilvioT
Reviewed 30 July 2014

One of the most beautifull church in front of the sea. It is very popular for weedings on the weekends, so plan your visit early on a saturday.

Thank MF018
Reviewed 17 May 2014

This historic church is just amazing! It was first built in 1854 and remains as one of the most beautiful churchs in tonw. Awesome architecture! Definitely recommend.

Thank DaniDeLara
Reviewed 3 May 2014 via mobile

Because the church is very small,so I don't take a photo in here,But if you're very tired,when you walking along the batch,That is all good place to rest.I can not compare with rio church and sao paulo church.

Thank yourenw
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