Forte da Conceição / Forte de São João / Forte de São João da Barra

Fort dated from the XVII century, with a four tips star drawing and a gate preceded by a moat.

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Rua da Fortaleza
8800,Tavira

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Monuments near Forte da Conceição / Forte de São João / Forte de São João da Barra

Rotunda dos Navegadores, Tavira

Monumento aos Descobrimentos


Set of two sails with the symbol of the Portuguese Discoveries, located in the centre of a circular.

Praça Doutor António Padinha, Tavira

Busto do Doutor António Padinha


Bust rose to pay homage to Doutor António Padinha. The statue is in the centre of a flowery garden, with some benches.

Largo de Santana, Tavira

Capela de Santa Ana


This temple, existing since the XVI century, was rebuilt in the XVIII century. Worthy of notice is the wood carving work at the altars, the statuary, the panel…

Travessa da Feira, Tavira

Capela de São Sebastião


Chapel built in the XVII century and remodelled in the XVIII century, presenting an interesting architectonical style. The “trompe l’oeil” paintings covering t…

Calçada Dom Sete Cavaleiros, Tavira

Castelo e Muralhas de Tavira


The foundations of the defensive system were built between the VIII and XIII centuries, during the Moslem domain. The earliest moor fortification was improved …

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