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Rua Carmo | Vitória, Porto 4050-164, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Even if you're not religious, this is worth a quick look, just for the stunning architecture & colours inside.

Thank Neil_from_Walton
Reviewed 4 days ago

From the outside it looks like a large church, but when you learn about it it, it is actually two churches divided by a very narrow house. This church is on the left side when stand in front of the entrance looking at the facade....More

Thank dolpia
Reviewed 5 days ago

This has always amused me. Here we have a 17th century church and an 18th century church with the narrowest house in Porto connecting them in between. The narrow house has now been turned into a museum through which you enter the 18th century church...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice and peaceful place to explore away from the massive crowds always filling the streets around Porto. Not as impressive as many other churches around Europe but pleasant.

Thank V4447QKjohna
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The gold leaf, the viewing screen for the silent nuns...it is very atmospheric and not to be missed...a small gem

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just passed by and stopped for a while to look at the beautiful exterior. We can't vouch for the interior, but it might be worth a short visit as well.

Thank Caterina A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautifully carved pulpits and alter pieces. Everything is very ornate and quite impressive. Originally built for the Carmelitas.

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Igreja dos Carmelitas is located right next to Igreja do Carmo. It has been built during the second half of 17th century in Rococ style. It was for the nuns and thus separated the one for the monks. The cacade is of arched granite entrance...More

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The interior of the church has gold gilded statues that are impressive. The church was built for the Carmelitas. It is an impressive church and should not be missed. Next to this church another church was built for monks (Igreja do Carmo), separated by a...More

Thank d28drk
Reviewed 5 June 2018

One of the classic churches in Porto, the decorations are definitely way over the top. We loved the blue and white tile work, classic.

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