Loulé: Ermida de Nossa Senhora da Conceição.
Hidden chapel in the historical old town near the castle, buil in the middle of the XVII Century
Rua D.Paio D.Correia | 8100 Loulé
Loulé: Igreja da Misericórdia
The Manueline portal of the church and the crucifix in front of it are classified as National Monuments of Portugal since 1924
Av. Marçal Pacheco | 8100 Loulé
Loulé: Igreja de São Francisco
Parish church St. Francis of the community S. Sebastião in Loulé
Jardim de São Francisco |
Loulé: Igreja Matriz São Clemente
The parish church in the historic centre of Loulé with a bell tower that used to be the minaret of a former mosque
The church was built during the 13th century, most likely on the remains of a Moorish mosque. The minaret of the mosuq, built in gray granite, was later transformed into ...
Loulé: Nossa Senhora de Piedade
Pilgrimage church on hilltop overlooking the town
Mãe Soberana: For more than 500 years, the festival of Nossa Senhora da Piedade, the patroness of Loulé, known as Mãe Soberana (Sovereign Mother), ha...
Querença: Igreja Matriz
Nice parish church (Igreja Matriz de Nossa Senhora da Assunção) in the centre of the little village Querença in the water rich hilly hinterland of Loulé
The little church is situated on hilltop of the hamlet of Querença in the Serra da Caldeirão north of Loulé. It has been built between 1520 and 153...
Raposeira: Ermitage Guadalupe
The chapel Nossa Senhora de Guadelupe with a museum about the Age of the Portuguese Discoveries
The chapel is one of the rare examples of medieval architecture, because it was one of the few building of this time that survived the catastrophic earth quake of 1755. ...
Silves: Catedral Sé
The cathedral of Silves was erected as seat of the first bishop of the Algarve after the final re-conquest of the city in 1242 by King Afonso III
The cathedral (pt. "Sé") of Silves, erected in the 13. Century after the reconquest of the Algarve by King Afonso III, is said to be the most important s...
Sra. da Rocha: Chapel
A picturesque little chapel on clifftop west of Armação de Pêra
The chapel Nossa Senhora da Rocha is located in one of the nicest parts of the so called "Rocky Algarve", framed by the beaches Praia da Nossa Sra. da Rocha and...
Tavira: Igreja da Misericórdia
The church is one of the finest samples of the renaissance architecture in the Algarve
The church, erected in the mid of the 16th Century by André Pilarte from Tavira, who was also engaged in the construction of the famous Monastery of Hieronymus in ...