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Camera Obscura, Tavira

Categories: Observation Decks, Landmarks, Tourist Spots
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4.1/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web
See a historical piece of technology in action at Camera Obscura, housed in an old water tower. Visit this tallest building in town, and make your way to the top for views of the surrounding city and countryside. While the technology dates back to the 15th century, the circular projection screen appears much like a live video. You'll receive an overview from a member of staff about the history of the city, its culture, and the landmarks you'll see on the screen. Using our online itinerary creator, Tavira attractions like Camera Obscura can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Didn't know what to expect, but the reviews were good. Our first Camara Obscura. Very interesting from a technology perspective, and very informative about Tavira. Highly recommended. 
  • Fantastic value for money attraction. Informative and a truly new experience for me. Saw the whole town in real time and familiarised myself with the geography of the town on day one albeit back to fr...  read more »
  • Mandatory visit before I leave to the discovery of Tavira. Bad reception of the employee at the front desk, arrogant, worth the visit by Diana tab by brilliantly clear information, willingness to inform, courtesy and professionalism. A true service of tourism of Tavira in counterpoint with the tourist office. It is part to rediscover in the land who discovers in panoramic view in real time. View Tavira from the top of the Camera Obscura is like flying over the city in an imaginary drone
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