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Castelo de Penela, Penela

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  • On a hill, this castle is a great place to have a view of the sourrounding area. The best is to take a walk on the walls and enjoy the scenario.  more »
  • It makes me wonder how/why there were defenders and invaders in this hilly region. But then what do I know. Good exercise as you go around this site.  more »
  • Penela is a cosy village in the center of Portugal and his castle is a monument to visit. You can enjoy a fantastic view a search for the details of the conquest of the first portuguese kings. Funny t...  more »
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  • Lovely castle to take a walk to from the village or surrounding towns. The castle itself is open to walk around and the views from the top are spectacular.
  • Nice view
  • A small village, with a beautiful castle. Original sculptures made by young people of cerci. View the town at night is very nice.
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  • I visited at Christmas time. I was surprised with the exposition of cribs in the Chapel, not neglecting the landscape and the local animation. Very good.
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  • One of the most beautiful castles.
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