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All reviews miramar beach lovely beach beautiful chapel high tide nice place to visit church stands rococo style the atlantic ocean worth a visit rocks pagan waves ceremonies stone land porto hexagonal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the capela in off season. We were there alone! The sea was wild and the clouds made the setting dramatic. Peace and quiet! Well worth a visit!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank NoeB1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located in one of the most beautiful beaches in Europe, this small church is in the middle of the sand, with the back to the ocean. It is a gorgeous view, with nice surroundings, restaurants, beachwalk. You can’t miss it. Only good in sunny days.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed October 7, 2019 via mobile

Pretty spot to watch the sun set Nice church and buildings There was a folk festival the evening we visited with food drink live free music dancing Great fun

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed September 26, 2019

This place was one of the best spots we visited in Portugal, it's definitely worth a visit and a nice relaxing place to chill by the beach.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank charbs1
Reviewed July 14, 2019

I didn't find the chapel just as charming as the photos would suggest. It is just minutes away from the parking lot and tourist traps, and did not feel a "spiritual aura" around it. But the walkway near the beach is great.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Kai C
Reviewed July 10, 2019

This place is so beautiful! We went there in the winter and the waves were enormous! The ocean makes this chapel so unique. I can imagine relaxing there for much longer, but the weather was not the best...

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank vejujo
Reviewed July 8, 2019

Thanks God still not overrun by mob of tourists, not easy to acess if you do not have a car. Please God to stay that way.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Porciak
Reviewed July 2, 2019

it definitely is a go to place should you be in the area, it is a quiet place but really beautiful..

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Jessica B
Reviewed June 4, 2019

Incredible chapel on the beach - located on rock, just over the ocean. Azulejros and a view deck outside, barocco art inside. Possible to sit on the rocks with oceam view.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 8, 2019

Interesting little chapel on the beach. The main draw is the beach which is beautiful. Its about 8 miles outside Porto with a cycle path along the Atlantic Coast all the way there.

Date of experience: May 2019
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