Sao Sebastiao Cathedral, Ilheus

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Church · Tourist Spot
With its neoclassical style, artistic windows, and imposing columns and vaults, Sao Sebastiao Cathedral is the city’s main attraction. It is located on a city square, and surrounded by streets and alleys. A charming staircase leads to the church, and the view from the top of stairs is stunning, as is the view of the church from the beach. Using our international travel planner, Ilheus attractions like Sao Sebastiao Cathedral can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The Volendam visited Ilheus on Feb. 25th. Almost everything was closed as people recovered from Carnaval. That includes this cathedral. It was quite nice from the outside but the doors were...  more »
  • Our cruise ship shuttle dropped us off at the town square next to this church. We spent a few minutes walking around inside the church and were not impressed. Just Another Boring Church (ABC).  more »
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