Torre dos Alcoforados

This is a medieval tower with a square plan that was one a fortified manor with three floors. It has only the ruined structure of its four walls of granite stonework. In the northeast façade, a special note to a window opened to the base and consoles that supported a small balcony. In the main façade, a special note to a door with an arch. The number of visits is limited since it is located in a private house.


Rua da Torre Alta


  • Difficult external parking
  • Towers
  • Visitable (no guide)
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