Ponte da Cavada Velha

This Roman bridge was adapted in the Mediaeval period and it was transformed into a bridge with a curved platform with two full arches. It possesses a perfectly vaulted arch with protected voussoirs and a small lateral arch. Still today it preserves the original pavement composed by large flagstones and stone guards.

Contacts


Assureira
4960-026,Castro Laboreiro

    Characteristics


  • Easy external parking
  • Historical bridges
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