This cave was discovered by accident in 1961, during works for the exploration of a mine. Several utensils and stone artefacts have been found here. Nonetheles, the most important find was the discovery of a Neanderthal man's tooth, abouth 30 thousand years old.
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Natural Resources near Gruta Nova
Gruta da Lapa do Suão
A cave discovered in 1880, nonetheless only regularly eexplored after 1963. Vestiges of the paleolithic, the neolithic and the bronze age have been uncovered h…
Serra do Picoto
A rough natural area with landscapes of great natural beauty. On the top of the hill, there is a big ston crucifix that signals the battle between the French a…