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Castelo de Mertola, Mertola

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The Castle of Mértola (Portuguese: Castelo de Mértola) is a well-preserved medieval castle located in the civil parish and municipality of Mértola, in the Portuguese district of Beja.

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  • There are spectacular views of the castle, sitting on the hill high above the river, as you drive into Mertola from the south. The castle dates from the 13th century and it was originally a Moorish.....  more
    There are spectacular views of the castle, sitting on the hill high above the river, as you drive into Mertola from the south. The castle dates from the 13th century and it was originally a Moorish.....  more »
  • Not a lot to see to be honest, but the views are superb. Exhibition in the tower but, if my memory serves me well, nothing in Engllsh. Definitely worth a look when you're in Mertola. 
    Not a lot to see to be honest, but the views are superb. Exhibition in the tower but, if my memory serves me well, nothing in Engllsh. Definitely worth a look when you're in Mertola.  more »
  • The maintenance is excellent, as well as the rest of the village - including the walls all around. Next to the castle, you'll find the ruins of the adjacent old village, originated by Christians in... 
    The maintenance is excellent, as well as the rest of the village - including the walls all around. Next to the castle, you'll find the ruins of the adjacent old village, originated by Christians in...  more »
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  • Great views and a good video center. Picturesque town. Worth a couple hour stop if you're in southern Portugal.
  • Simple, not much in way of explanations or descriptions. Fantastic view
  • Open freely for visitors. Interesting history.
  • Worth a visit. Quite and lovely village
  • The view is breathtakingly beautiful!

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