Santuário de Nossa Senhora da Graça

This temple is situated on top of Mount flour, overlooking the Mondim de Basto, about 990 meters above sea level. Inserted in a landscape of great beauty, surrounded by the mountains of the Serra do Alvão, is a place of reference in terms of history, archaeology, religion and even sport. The devotion to our Lady of grace shrine attracts thousands of pilgrims every year, mainly in its three official parties: the rise, on the last Sunday in may, the secular pilgrimage of Santiago, gets lost in the memory of the times, 25 July (already referenced circa 1500) and the great annual pilgrimage from the 1st Sunday in Septemberchaired by the Bishop of Vila Real. As for architecture, the Baroque Sanctuary quadrangular Bell Tower and nave presents centered, octagonal and chancel and sacristy rectangular. Inside has coverage in domes and barrel-vaults, in granite, with chorus-high monumental about bow down, two side pulpits based petraea and wooden guard, access from inside the walls, two side altarpieces and the chancel in polychrome carving, Rococo.

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Alto da Senhora da Graça
4880-308,Vilar de Ferreiros

    Characteristics


  • Easy external parking
  • Churches, Chapels & Temples
  • Visitable (no guide)
  • True

    opening hours


    Verão

  • monday: 08:00-19:00
  • tuesday: 08:00-19:00
  • thursday: 09:00-19:00
  • wednesday: 08:00-19:00
  • friday: 09:00-19:00
  • saturday: 09:00-19:00
  • sunday: 08:00-19:00
  • holiday: 09:00-19:00


  • Inverno

  • monday: 09:00-19:00
  • tuesday: 09:00-19:00
  • thursday: 08:00-19:00
  • wednesday: 09:00-19:00
  • friday: 08:00-19:00
  • saturday: 08:00-19:00
  • sunday: 09:00-19:00
  • holiday: 08:00-19:00

Monuments near Santuário de Nossa Senhora da Graça

Travassos, Travassos

Varzigueto, Varzigueto

Capela de Nossa Senhora da Luz


18th century chapel with unique space with internal wooden cover. It is situated in rural surroundings and presents very simple architectural lines.

Igreja, Vilar de Ferreiros

Cruzeiro de Vilar de Ferreiros


Baroque cruise, located on crossroad. Presents prismatic plinth and coat. Striated, column capital has fitomórfico and cross with shot of the stems in spearhea…

Bobal, Bobal

Oratório do Senhor do Bom Caminho


Oratory of quadrangular, all in stone.

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