HISTORICAL VILLAGE OF MONSANTO

HISTORICAL VILLAGE OF MONSANTO

Monsanto (Castle and Walls - National Monument 1948)Icon for tourism in the region, the historic village of Monsanto is a unique experience for those who visit.

What gives this town its monumentality is the dominant position in the landscape and the aggressiveness of the lift where it is located. The steep slope of the site is a prime natural fortification in times of war.The oldest part is at the highest point, where the Templars built a wall with a tower. This structure was added later another, consisting of towers, with two uneven terrain. The first includes a cistern and the Church of Santa Maria. At the bottom, the door in the wall opens.

Town: Isanha-a-Nova
Country: Portugal
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Phone: 277200570
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