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Monsaraz Castle and Walls

Largo do Castelo, Monsaraz 7200-175, Portugal
+351 963 702 392
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Largo do Castelo, Monsaraz 7200-175, Portugal
+351 963 702 392
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely town to go and visit. The castle is lovely at sunset and gives you a new perspective of it. Recommend if you are in the area.

Thank JusticM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Takes you back in time, come before it gets spoilt and over run by tourists!! Simply magic!! Great views!! The best of Evora and surrounds

Thank Paulo S
Reviewed 20 June 2017

This is really worth a stop just to walk the walls and see the vista from the castle. There's easy parking outside the walls beside a metal sculpture. The town is very small but there are a few little shops worth seeing and a couple...More

Thank Geoffrey E
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

This is more of an old fort ruins than a castle. In the center there is this big arena which still holds bull fighting on special occasions. Inside the city wall are shops and restaurants.

Thank flyme2themun
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We were not suppose to go but didn't regret. The views are outstanding and the place was still quite authentic.

Thank Bernatchez
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

This is a must visit if you're in the area...but it's a walk on very uneven grounds...so wear comfortable shoes! Make sure your GPS system works too because it is a hard place to find...

Thank Mae-and-Abdulla
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Walking the streets with their whitewashed houses is like taking a step back in time. On a Monday, when most of the weekend tourists have left, you can have it a.most completely to yourself. The castle is at the highest point and has great views...More

Thank M V
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We made a daytrip from Évaro to Monsaraz...it was very worthwhile. Monsaraz is completly enclosed by the castle wall. Inside the village there are a lot of little streets, houses, restaurants and wine tasting pissibilities. We climbed the castle tower and had a great view...More

Thank Tobias K
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The small village and castle of Monsaraz is a must visit. The views are amazing and there's a handful of charming shops/restaurants. Parking can be a challenge so go early.

Thank K2KBunny
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We stayed here overnight. Such a lovely and relaxing place tho I imagine it could get very busy in the summer months.We stayed in the Guest House Dom Nuno which was perfect. Lovely views of the countryside from our bedroom. You can literally walk the...More

Thank diskwizz
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