Castelo e Muralhas de Trancoso

It is unknown if the early history of this castle, dating from the Roman times, visigóticos and Islamists. Despite having suffered several destructions due to wars, the historic core maintains its monumentality, in particular due to its defensive curtains. The primitive Castle, the Citadel, a walled remain with five towers and donjon, the pyramidal frustum and the walls surrounding the village with several doors. Are the doors D'El Rei, docked between two turrets.

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Avenida Engenheiro Frederico Ulrich
6420-071,Trancoso

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  • monday: 09:30-13:00
  • tuesday: 14:00-17:30
  • thursday: 09:30-13:00
  • wednesday: 09:30-13:00
  • friday: 14:00-17:30
  • saturday: 14:00-17:30
  • sunday: 14:00-17:30
  • holiday: 15:00-18:30


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  • monday: 14:00-17:30
  • tuesday: 09:00-12:30
  • thursday: 09:00-12:30
  • wednesday: 14:00-17:30
  • friday: 09:30-13:00
  • saturday: 09:30-13:00
  • sunday: 15:00-18:30
  • holiday: 09:30-13:00

Monuments near Castelo e Muralhas de Trancoso

Largo Luís Albuquerque, Trancoso

Casa Judaica / Casa do Gato Negro em Trancoso


House probably built in 1530, composed by a trapezoidal plan with two storeys and gable roof coverage. According to oral tradition, it is an Ancient Synagogue …

Avenida Comendador Costa Lima, Trancoso

Capela do Senhor da Calçada


Late-baroque chapel dated 1770, consisting of a simple rectangular plan, with a single body and with coverage in gable roof. On the main façade, highlighted by…

Calçada da Senhora da Fresta, Trancoso

Cemitério de Trancoso


In this cemetery, stands out the gate in arch at the entrance, flanked by double pilasters, surmounted by a pediment with central urn species. This portal is f…

Rua 1º de Dezembro, Trancoso

Fonte da Vida


Baroque fountain, built back in 1812. It consists of a backrest flanked by pilasters, coronation in curvilinear Gable, two circular and spouts a circular tank.…

Calçada da Senhora da Fresta, Trancoso

Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Fresta


Church of longitudinal plant consisting of a single nave, a chancel and a Bell Tower of Baroque feature, resulting from the 18th-century reform. Romanesque kee…

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