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Natural Monument of the Dinosaur Footprints

Estrada de Fatima | Serra de Aire, Ourem 2490-216, Portugal
+351 249 530 160
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Walking between Dinosaur footprints!

Walking between Dinosaur foodprints is absolute an experience what brings you back 175 milion years... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
331Francis69
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Emmeloord, The Netherlands
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Pretty cool place

Was a really nice place, pretty quite and calm so you can enjoy the footprints. A Lot of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
katjaundsoweiter
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Rostock, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walking between Dinosaur foodprints is absolute an experience what brings you back 175 milion years ago. Highly recommended!

Thank 331Francis69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was a really nice place, pretty quite and calm so you can enjoy the footprints. A Lot of information stuff and a path Just directly through the jurassic footprints. Pretty cool and absolutely affordable (3€ pP)

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Luisa S, Gerente de recepção at Natural Monument of the Dinosaur Footprints, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Muito obrigada pela sua visita!!

Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This is a must do for anybody curious about natural history. 170 million year old dinosaur footprints. The location is near Fatima. I rented a bike in Fatima and rode there in under an hour. It's 11 km. The entry was 3 euros. I had...More

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Luisa S, Gerente de recepção at Natural Monument of the Dinosaur Footprints, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you!!!!

Reviewed 15 August 2017

This is pretty spectacular. However, it's essential that you walk the circuit in an anticlockwise direction. This is recommended, but the signs do not make this very obvious. By walking in the recommended anticlockwise direction, you get to see the tracks from above before viewing...More

Thank Nick I
Luisa S, Gerente de recepção at Natural Monument of the Dinosaur Footprints, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017
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Muito obrigada pela vossa visita!!

Reviewed 14 February 2017

This site is remarkable. The footsteps were made by a sauropod dinosaur during the Middle Jurassic period - 175 million years ago. The sauropod has a heavy body, a long tail, a small head and a very long neck, they weighed 70 tons. The tracks...More

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Pegadas D, Animador at Natural Monument of the Dinosaur Footprints, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you for your visit and opinion

Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Small entrance fee of 3 euros. Nice location with great viewpoints over quarry and landscape. Basic information about the site and dinosaurs is provided along a nice mile-long walk. I would have loved it as a child (I did too though today, the adult I...More

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 21 August 2016

This place is located inland away from the tourist in a disused quarry, there is a small fee about €6 to get in. On the day we visited there was a small school party and us for the whole hour we were there. There is...More

1  Thank terryhammond8834
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Pros: There are dinosaur footprints. Lots. You can touch them, stand in them, take selfies with them and try to wrap your mind around the idea that the animal in question passed on that spot hundreds of millions of years ago. Cons: If you come...More

Thank Alexander B
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Thirty members of International Women in Portugal, Cascais, enjoyed a very informative tour of the monument on Saturday before proceeding to Tomar for lunch and a tour of the castle/convent to make for a very enjoyable, interesting day. We had an excellent guide who spoke...More

Thank studio1667
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Large park with nice views where you can see dinosaur footprints. Close to Fatima, but you need a car to get there. If you are disabled, can not walk or have physical limitations do not visit the park. You need to be able to walk...More

1  Thank 27Ruben27
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To get the most current information, contact them at the e-mail address on their website. You can ask your questions in English or use Google Translate. Enjoy.
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