Serra de Monchique

This mountain range, south of the Tagus, is part of the Maciço Antigo and separates the Alentejo from the Algarve. It is located between the Espinhaço de Cão mountain range and the Caldeirão mountain range. Its highest point is 902 metres (reached at Fóia) and it measures 30 km across.


Serra de Monchique


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Natural Resources near Serra de Monchique

Queda de Água de Cabeça de Águia, Cabeça de Águia

Queda de Água de Cabeça de Águia

Ten metres high waterfall. There is a thermal spa with a beautiful neo-arab design located near Caldas de Monchique. Around it there is a woodland area with pl…

Queda de Água de Barbelote, Barbelote

Queda de Água de Barbelote

After following the municipal road, access to this site is gained on foot via an approximately 50 metre long trail. This 30 metre high waterfall is found in th…

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