Castelo de Castro Laboreiro

Ancient medieval fortification located at an altitude of 1033 meters. Currently, almost in ruins, it retains an enclosure delimited by walls and two doors. The Porta do Sapo (Frog Door) stands out. At the site of the primitive rock fortification, there are traces of prehistoric and Iron Age occupations.


4960-061,Castro Laboreiro


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Monuments near Castelo de Castro Laboreiro

Homenagem Padre Anibal Rodrigues

Statue that pays homage to Aníbal Rao, a former priest of Castro Laboreiro, firm defender of traditions and landscapes of this land, since the nature and herit…

Igreja Matriz de Castro Laboreiro / Igreja de Santa Maria da Visitação

This is a Romanic temple in which it is possible to notice two construction phases: one is pre- romanic and the other is from the second half of the 18th centu…

Pelourinho de Castro Laboreiro

The fragments were integrated in a construction and were relocated in the original place next to the church. The shaft is simple and lays on three square steps…

Ponte Velha de Castro Laboreiro

Bridge constructed in granite masonry, without guards and with cobblestone pavement. Served the mills that stood in its proximity, on the left bank, taking adv…

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