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Sao Francisco de Paula Church

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The best view of the city. Go up there and get the complete panoramic view of this unique town and... read more

Reviewed September 27, 2016
Thamar R
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Belo Horizonte, MG
Go there for the view

The view across Tiradentes is beautiful. If you plan on hiking the Sierra Sao Jose you can stop on... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2014
Gypsgris
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Poughkeepsie, New York
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Oct 17, 2018
“A small chapel at the top of Saint Francis Hill in Tiradentes!”
Jul 28, 2018
“Very beautiful outdoor view”
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Morro Sao Francisco | Centro Histórico, Tiradentes, State of Minas Gerais 36325-000, Brazil
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

Dating from the 18th century, the "Capela de São Francisco de Paula" is located at the top of a small hill - the "Saint Francis Hill" ("Morro de São Francisco", in Portuguese") - in Tiradentes. In front of it, a "holy cross" was erected in...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed July 28, 2018

The church is closed during weekdays (at least in July, when we stayed the city), so we could only appreciate the very beautiful outdoor view: old town and the mountains.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank adrijunq
Reviewed September 27, 2016

The best view of the city. Go up there and get the complete panoramic view of this unique town and have lots of beautiful photos.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Thamar R
Reviewed July 26, 2014

The view across Tiradentes is beautiful. If you plan on hiking the Sierra Sao Jose you can stop on the way there (from centro). The chapel itself isn't that interesting.

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Gypsgris
Reviewed July 22, 2012

Tiradentes is one of the smallest yet best preserved colonial towns in Minas Gerais. In Sao Francisco de Paula you will find the nicest views of the city, from a hilltop.

Date of experience: June 2012
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