Miradouro de São Gens
Belvedere opened in 1941, offering a lovely panoramic view of the historic area. Placed near the castle, it takes a long way up to reach it, but it’s worth the effort for the beautiful scenery it offers. The benches and the shades are a deserved reward.
Rua da Piscina (Castelo)
Gardens near Miradouro de São Gens
Jardim da Devesa
Small garden located in the city centre in front of the town-hall. There’s a small café with a pleasant, covered esplanade and some benches to rest while watch…
Jardim do Paço
Ex-libris of the city, the construction of the Jardim do Paço was ordered in 1725 by the Guarda Bishop, Dom João de Mendonça. It has cascades, water spouts, la…
Parque da Cidade
Very pleasant green area set in the historic area of the city. With a simple and elegant outline is has trees, lakes, lawns and big circular pergola.