Mosteiro Da Serra Do Pilar, Vila Nova De Gaia

Mosteiro Da Serra Do Pilar, Vila Nova De Gaia - Address

Address: Largo de Aviz - Santa Marinha, Vila Nova de Gaia, Norte, 4430-329, 4430-329 Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal

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Timings: 10:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

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About Mosteiro Da Serra Do Pilar, Vila Nova De Gaia

Overview of Mosteiro Da Serra Do Pilar

Mosteiro Da Serra Do Pilar lies in the city of Vila Nova De Gaia in Portugal. If you have enough time to explore the interiors of the city, you will pass by Mosteiro Da Serra Do Pilar.

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Mosteiro Da Serra Do Pilar is generally not available on the guided Vila Nova De Gaia tours, but there are plenty others that are worth visiting.

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Getting around Mosteiro Da Serra Do Pilar, Vila Nova De Gaia

Public Transport : Bus

Best transit method is Bus from Ponte Luíz I. The distance is 0.72 Kilometre, costing around EUR 2. The duration of the trip is 2 minutes.

Car

Suggested transit method is Car. The distance between the points being 0.68 Kilometre, the time taken for the journey is 1 minutes. The expense of the trip is USD 1.

Walk

It is recommended to walk. The distance is around 1.43 Kilometre and it will take around 17 minutes to reach the place on foot.

Public Transport : Train

Take a Train. The total distance will be 0.96 Kilometre costing EUR 1 and the duration of the trip will be 2 minutes.

Public Transport : Bus

It is recommended to take Bus from Quartel - Serra Do Pilar, which will cost you roughly EUR 2, taking around 8 minutes. The distance between the two points is 2.88 Kilometre.

Taxi

Best transit method is Taxi. The distance is 2.53 Kilometre, costing around EUR 6. The duration of the trip is 4 minutes.

Walk

On foot. The distance is 2.09 Kilometre and time to reach is approximately 25 minutes.

Public Transport : Train

The most preferred mode of transport is Train. The transit will take around 2 minutes, covering a distance of 0.96 Kilometre. The trip will cost you roughly EUR 1.

Public Transport : Bus

Take a Bus from Ponte Luíz I. The total distance will be 1.38 Kilometre costing EUR 2 and the duration of the trip will be 4 minutes.

Taxi

It is recommended to take Taxi which will cost you roughly EUR 5, taking around 2 minutes. The distance between the two points is 1.4 Kilometre.

Walk

By walking for 17 minutes for a distance of 1.46 Kilometre.

Mosteiro Da Serra Do Pilar Tickets And Tours

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  • Good view on Porto There is available 2 options - museum and church.Ticket to the museum costs 2 euro, but museum is not interesting. There nothing to see. You can see the church only at certain time. Ticket costs 4 euro.

  • Beautiful to see from the outside, across the river. Really not worth going to if you can only see the cloister. The church is only open at specific times.

  • Well worth taking the guided tour to see inside the church and climb to the top (103 steps)

  • A great point of view over Ribera and Porto. From there you can admire beautiful sunset views over the city

  • Historical building featuring an incredibly original architecture of different styles and epochs, but most remarkable is the Rococo church and cloister, both of perfectly circular shape. Remarkable decorative details in carved granite stone of a very rare colour. The place was taken away from the property of the religious order and stopped being a monastery in the times of King Joseph I and under the politics of nationalizing a lot the catholic church' property, under the initiative of the Prime-Minister at the time, Marquês de Pombal. Henceforth a military base, now of Artillery, it withstood heroically ver strong and severe attacks by the french invading army of Junot, without having ever been taken down.

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