São Francisco Church
Originally a Gothic church, from the XIV century that transformed itself in a baroque splendour.
An excellent example of how the century XVII and XVIII invaded the old churches with gold, here you will find one of the most beautiful European Jesse Tree.
The carvings, in the São Francisco Church, are something that should be highlighted because it makes an impressive visual spectacle. The church is Cultural Heritage of Humanity - UNESCO since 1996
- Location: Rua do Infante D. Henrique; 4050-297 Porto Portugal.
- Opening hours: Nov. to Fev. - 09H00 / 17H30; Mar. to Oct. - 09H00 / 19H00; Jul. Ago Set. - 09H00 / 20H00.
- Prices: € 4,0/person.
- How to get there: 20 min walk from Aliados Avenue.
Visit if you want to see the Baroque gold carving in is best.
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Accommodation Suggestions (near this site):
Hotel Carris Porto Ribeira ★★★★
This 4-star hotel in a renovated historic building operates in the neighborhood of Ribeira. The rooms at Carris feature modern decor with wooden floors and a combination of light and dark tones.