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Cidade Alta, Luanda

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#5 of 9 in Historic Sites in Angola
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Lovers of old Portuguese architecture will enjoy visiting Cidade Alta, considered one of the most beautiful quarters in the capital. Walk around the streets adorned with elegant buildings, and soak in the colonial architecture. Note, however, that taking photos in the area is forbidden, given the proximity of the presidential residence and the heavy military security. Visit the local church and museum to find out more about the capital's history. See Cidade Alta and all Luanda has to offer by arranging your trip with our Luanda online holiday maker.
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  • You will visit this building for the sheer size and imposing nature of the building. It is large and as you get closer you are amazed at the sheer size. It dominates the whole precinct and it bright.....  more »
  • Cidade Alta represents the modern face of Luanda, where roads are good and scenes are pleasant. you can find there the new parliament house as seen in the photo.  more »

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