Any tour of Portugal will inevitably include a visit to at least one of the countless churches found throughout the city. Before you reach your fill be sure to see this particular church while in Guimaraes. The late 14th century building has an interesting blend of architecture and the well-preserved interior will immediately transport you back hundreds of years. I... 更多
we were welcomed by the priest, making the visit and explinations for us in french and I received a holy postcard of St Francisco as gift! Never forget this moment! The churche is beautifully decorated.
Outside the church is very interesting, but inside is really amazing. If you have the opportunity to visit the sacristy is really good. You can also see the claustro. It is very important to notice that is a very alive place where Francsicans live and they have a school as well as a house for elders.
Wonderful experience with service going on but kept us from taking any photos. Not as massive as some other churches but worth the visit.
Such discrete exteriors contrast the luxurious interiors of gold and traditional blue tiles. It is amazing and should never be missed in a visit to Guimaraes. Please note, it may only be open for a few hours in the afternoon.
Located just outside the walled old city lies this massive church and adjoining convent. The interior is quite ornate and... 更多