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Nossa Senhora D'Ajuda e Bom Sucesso Church

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Address: Pca. Alfredo Oleani S/N, Ilhabela, State of Sao Paulo 11630-000, Brazil
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Beautiful church

This church was beautiful. They had beautiful old statues and paintings, and the Jesus sculpture out front was unbelievable.

Reviewed 20 April 2017
Jason K
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

This church was beautiful. They had beautiful old statues and paintings, and the Jesus sculpture out front was unbelievable.

Thank Jason K
Airlie Beach, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 368 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This little church, has its own crucifixion statue in the square in front. It stands out from other buildings and is worth a quick look inside

Thank croftonMelbourne
Gold Coast, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 429 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

The foundations of this simple, yet beautiful, Church were laid within the first century of Portuguese settlement of Brazil so its historic roots now span more than 400 years. Not that you'd know that from the design: there is a near-complete absence of ornamentation inside, the many statues of the saints and the Stations of the Cross notwithstanding. What does... More 

Thank mccorquinn
Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This is a beautiful little church that is very worthwhile visiting. It has a beautiful internal decor and the view from the entrance towards the channel is spectacular!

Thank Alan F
Sunny Isles Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

As I recall, this church is not as impressive as some I have seen. Coming out of the front entrance you are confronted by lots of stairs to the street level. I had to hang on to someone so that I would feel more secure going down to the street.

Thank epuya
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

We try to visit the churches in the small towns we visit. They give a sense of the local culture. This church is set on a slight hill in town with a nice view of the waterfront. The decor inside and out is clean and well maintained. It is originally a 17th century church, rebuilt in 1806 Nice respite.

Thank DERtravels
Ilhabela, SP
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3 reviews
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Lovely church even if you are not a catholic. Nice view during the day and a beautiful light design at night.

Thank StanislavaCl
Davenport, Iowa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

I took a walking tour of the pelorino plaza and the beautiful church. Its a charming section of this island called the center. Super charming and well priced for the tourists

Thank cfunk1027
Sao Paulo, SP
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Reviewed 11 November 2015

A wonderful church right in the city center of Ilhabela. The church is very small but beautiful and very clean. A great place to take pictures. I actually love the the cross with statue of Jesus in front of the church. A place not to miss when in Ilhabela. The parking in this area can be very full on holidays.... More 

Thank Tamar L
Guangzhou, China
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Reviewed 6 November 2015

It's a nice little church. I'm not into religion but can appreciate a simple and nice building. It's right in the "vila" of the island.

Thank Dandio

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