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It's a good place to go at the end of the day. There isn't many things to see in the place, but the... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
FelipeDall
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Brasilia, DF
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Peaceful

It's worth visiting if you are religious, as it is an spiritual place, with a beautiful chapel and... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
LinaBrazil
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Brazil
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Avenida Dr Ademar de Barros 330 | Abernéssia, Campos Do Jordao, State of Sao Paulo 12460-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

It is a spiritual place. Recommended for religious people and garden lovers. One hour is enough to know the place. If you visit in the afternoon you can hear the wonderful chorus of Gregorian chanta.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Xonin
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

It's a good place to go at the end of the day. There isn't many things to see in the place, but the Praying with Gregorian Choir at the dusk it's beautiful and touching.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank FelipeDall
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Monastery is under construction / renovation. Peaceful site. Gregorian chants daily at 5:45pm. Not a tourist site, but rather a place of religious worship.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Safari500661
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

It's a quiet place, where you can visit the shop, coffee and the chapel. The sisters sell breads, coffees and small gifts. At the end of the day you can listen the sister signing. You can do everything in less than an hour.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank LVBBICALHO
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

It's worth visiting if you are religious, as it is an spiritual place, with a beautiful chapel and moments of pray with the monjas (it is worth to attent the canto gregoriano moment, at 17:45). There is a small shop and the products made by...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank LinaBrazil
Reviewed 23 January 2018

It seems to be wonderful place, unfortunately we arrived during a renovation period. The Gregorian Choir is beautiful.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank renans900
Reviewed 18 May 2017

If you wanna stay in a peaceful place, with a beautiful scenery, gardens, lake, and on Saturday morning when I visited, I attended the Mass, and the mums sang gregorian songs...wow...amazing...I´ve heard they have a crafts store but we did not visit in the occasion.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Larabertelli
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

A simple catholic church with a neat, clean and organized yard. Other than this, nothing see or to do.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Said S
Reviewed 9 March 2017

A very quiet place for peace. If you like Gregorian chant go in the afternoon, they begin exactly 16:45 (no entrance after that). Good to talk to the nuns too!

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Fernando S
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The Monastery of St. Joseph (São João) is a neat, peaceful place. Not a tourist attraction, really. You can walk around the grounds and the garden, shop bread, pastries, jams and handicraft made by the nuns, visit the chapel and listen to their Gregorian chants....More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank KristianBengtson
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