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)
6000,Castelo Branco


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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.

Monte do Índio

Leisure area that includes a garden with some trees, a small lake, playground and a small café. There is also a swimming tank for children. A good option for h…

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