Fortaleza de Santa Catarina
Fortress of rectangular plant and with a tower at each angle, based on a high and rugged rock. Inside there is a small chapel in honour of Santa Catarina. Serves as access to the beach\/marina de Portimão via a staircase and offers beautiful views of the sea and the marina.
Avenida Tomás Cabreira, 4
- Difficult external parking
- Castles & Fortresses
- Visitable (no guide), Bar/snack-bar
Monuments near Fortaleza de Santa Catarina
Igreja da Misericórdia de Alvor
Small church of simple construction, dating from the 16TH century, with a door and a window Freestone flat and straight lines.
Morabito de São João
Architectural testimony of Arab civilization. Quadrangular with four has pinnacles at each corner and a cupola surmounting the dome.
Recovered in the early 19th century, this Palace features a stucco-walled interior with frescos designed. Currently, work in this space the Parish Council and …