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Walls of Serpa

The city centre of Serpa is closed by magnificent walls built from the Castle to protect the city... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2017
PedroRBC
Quite interesting

They are worth stopping by to take a look at. But they might not be a destination. They are... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2016
Chileice
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6 May 2017
“Walls of Serpa”
30 Jan 2017
“I give it 5 stars for the cheese! ”
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Rua da Fonte Santa, Serpa 7830-417, Portugal
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Reviewed May 6, 2017

The city centre of Serpa is closed by magnificent walls built from the Castle to protect the city from invaders attacks. They are very well preserved and photogenic as well. I wish I could have seen it at night, it must be also beautiful with...More

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Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

The town is very nice and the ramparts are very well kept. HOWEVER: do not go by without buying artisan cheese from Tradiserpa creamery. Rua dos Canes,6 7830 Serpa Excellent and world class. Not cheap at all (as seems to be the norm in Portugal...More

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Reviewed November 10, 2016

Built in the late 12th century, the castle and the walls were a well-suited protection for the Portuguese fighting the muslims in the south. Now, the tower has been changed and it gives all municipality citizens the hours, and allows for stunning photos in sunny...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

The whole village is nice, small and well cared. Clean, good options for souvenirs, warm in the Summer so plenty of water is recommended.

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Reviewed May 2, 2016

We enjoyed the walk around and as I am a photo freak I was well in my element here. I would defo recommend if like me you enjoy history,photography etc.

1  Thank Tony B
Reviewed March 19, 2016

They are worth stopping by to take a look at. But they might not be a destination. They are well-preserved and worth a 20 minute stop for sure.

Thank Chileice
Reviewed February 6, 2016

Walk on the walls ane one can see the nice walled town, as well as the wonderful countryside. Breathtaking views.

Thank carlosmp
Reviewed August 14, 2015

Amazing set of stairs. If you walk through the small streets upstairs you will find "the whitest street of Portugal". Its very cool to see, the whole street is very white indeed.

1  Thank Kiara A
Reviewed February 16, 2015

the castle and the walls give you an amazing view that allows to see up to a very large distance of the center. a visit to the Castle shoud also be acompanied by a visit to the archeological museum inside the walls and the nearby...More

Thank LICV
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