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Marabitos of São João (St. John) and São Pedro (St. Peter)
Morabitos are cubic shape tempels with a spherical dome that evoke the Muslims morabitos, used as burial sites of ascetics.The Marabito of São João (St. John) is the largest and is located in the cemetery. In one of its facades, reads in Latin: "Ego sum vox clamantis in the desert".The Marabito of São Pedro (St. Peter) is near the cemetery and there is still a third morabito, attached to the Mother Church of Alvor, which serves as a vestry.
Nearby (30mn drive): Lagos, Faro, Albufeira, Quinta do Lago, Vale do Garrão, Vilamoura, Loulé, Querença
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