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Ok if you want to see th ruby studded wooden statues Christ.

Interesting but do not miss going down the stairway to the basement to see the lodging of the... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
laloux
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quebec
Great Tour

The church has a volunteer local guide who is very well versed on its history, architecture... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
romuloromeu
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Porto Alegre, RS
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Largo do Carmo s/n | Carmo, Salvador, State of Bahia 40301-400, Brazil
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Interesting but do not miss going down the stairway to the basement to see the lodging of the slaves. Shivers down your spine!

Thank laloux
Reviewed 30 July 2018

The church has a volunteer local guide who is very well versed on its history, architecture, sculptures and paintings. There is also the Christ sculpture covered with tiny ruby stones.

Thank romuloromeu
Reviewed 19 January 2018

This church is not well preserved as the other churches of Salvador, but I would recommend the visit. It has a nice altar. You pay about US$ 2.00 to enter.

Thank Fabiano F
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Carmo Church is located in Carmo neighborhood which is sandwiched in between Pelorinho and Santo Antonio neighborhoods. Therefore you can start in Pelorinho and walk tour your way up to Carmo and the Church and Beyond. The Pestana hotel next door is what used to...More

Thank africanmatrix
Reviewed 15 April 2017

A bit off the beaten path, but well worth a visit. We went fairly early in the day and a helpful young man took us around to see every nook and cranny including the escape tunnel in the basement that connects all the many churches...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

This beautiful Carmelite convent is well worth a visit, not so much for the rococo church interior as for the adjoining chapels and convent buildings. It's not open all the time and it's tricky to find out opening hours in advance.

Thank withpanamahaton
Reviewed 9 August 2016

this has a church, a dining room, a downstairs dungeon, the lot, the air and space is breathtaking and good old body of Christ in a coffin, always scaring the kiddies....loved it.

Thank carolynp24
Reviewed 20 March 2016

This church is in the hystorical center of Pelourinho and deserves the visit. Not only the church but the monastery at it side, transformed in a hotel, and specially the sacristy should be visit, only can be reached through the hotel.

Thank AntonioAGSC
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Very beatiful church in the heart of the city. Must see inside and out. Good architecture and scenery outside the church.

Thank Tahititim
Reviewed 24 December 2015

We stayed at a hotel around the corner and this place has some interesting history and displays. Still under going renovations, hopefully they will finish sooner rather than later.

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