Churches Near Quinta do Torneiro
The best churches near Quinta do Torneiro for catholic couples wishing to celebrate their wedding. Quinta do Torneiro is an excellent venue for guests and parties and it is in the best possible location: close to all the major churches in the region such as the Oeiras Church, Basilica da Estrela in Lisbon and Cascais Church.
Oeiras Church's is the closest to Quinta do Torneiro. It is only 3.5 km away (approximately 6 minutes by car). The church was inaugurated in 1704. Inside, different works by regional artists enchant for its beauty such as the font and paintings that adorn the place.
The next option is the São Domingos de Rana Church (or São Domingos de Gusmão Church). It is 5.8km away from Quinta do Torneiro (about 9 minutes). The Church was fully functioning by 1589 but was badly damaged during the 1755 earthquake, so it had to be rebuilt in the 19th century.
Basilica da Estrela in Lisbon is 15.7 km away from Quinta do Torneiro. The journey is approximately 17 minutes by car. The Basilica is an important tourist spot of the city. It was built in the late eighteenth century and has striking features of the late Baroque style. Basilica da Estrela houses the tomb of Queen D. Maria I and her confessor bishop.
Cascais Church (or Church of Nossa Senhora da Assunção) is 19km away and about 20 minutes away from Quinta do Torneiro. It was already represented in a painting from 1572, so it is therefore the oldest church on this list. The interior is tiled with panels and Cascais Church also features numerous works of art as internal decoration.