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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 27 September 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 26 July 2014
Gypsgris
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Poughkeepsie, New York
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“A small chapel at the top of Saint Francis Hill in Tiradentes!”
28 Jul 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 6 days ago

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

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Reviewed 29 July 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.

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Reviewed 27 September 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.

Thank Thamar R
Reviewed 26 July 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.

Thank Gypsgris
Reviewed 22 July 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.

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