Arco da Villa

Interesting
This is one of the Afonsine wall's most beautiful doorways. You will see its Italian style pilasters and, in an alcove, a white marble statue of St Thomas of Aquinas,. The arch is surmounted by a belfry, the top of which accommodates a storks' nest.

Useful information

Address : 

Praça Fransisco Gomez

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Sea front
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Sea front
Sea front
The port is the hub of tourist activity.
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São Pedro Church
São Pedro Church
The interior of this church, built in
0:15
Bishops' Palace
Bishops' Palace
Close to the cathedral, the 16C bishops'
See all