Núcleo Urbano de Vila Viçosa

After the reconquista, in the late 13th century, there was a military reorganization, from which this set of medieval cores with the respective walls is part. This village has two urban extensions, being the second in the 16th century, who brought an increase in construction. At this point, for example, the Ducal Palace was built. Fortunately, this expansion was cared for, having as starting point the Terreiro do Paço.

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Vila Viçosa
7160-253,Vila Viçosa

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  • Easy external parking
  • Historical streets & Plazas
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Monuments near Núcleo Urbano de Vila Viçosa

Alameda das Piscinas, Vila Viçosa

Cruzeiro do Carrascal


Punch one step, the Centre of which stands the base of enormous proportions formed by convex plinth. It has a Latin cross involved in arm larger and on the cru…

Largo Dom João IV, Vila Viçosa

Antigo Convento de Nossa Senhora do Amparo


This was the convent of the order of Saint Paul Hermit and was built following the 16th-century urban expansion. It was composed by Church, chancel, cruise, sa…

Avenida Duques de Bragança, Vila Viçosa

Antigo Palácio dos Matos Azambuja


Old villa built in 1599, with rectangular plan, with two floors and two bodies and a central courtyard, the family estate Matos Azambuja. Belatedly came to be …

Avenida Bento de Jesus Caraça, Vila Viçosa

Busto de Florbela Espanca


Florbela Espanca was born in 1894 in Vila Viçosa. Was a writer and poet and his life is associated with various troubles, patents on his literary production an…

Avenida Duques de Bragança, Vila Viçosa

Castelo de Vila Viçosa


Quadrangular Castle surrounded by a moat and two cylindrical turrets. The access is made through a classical façade. It is a rare specimen in the panorama of P…

Terreiro do Paço, Vila Viçosa

Convento das Chagas de Cristo


Franciscan convent of the second order-Poor Clares. Rectangular plant, consists of chancel, vestry and cloister. Your estate is vast and includes interior chap…

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