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Fortaleza de Sagres

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8650-360, Sagres, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fortaleza de Sagres is located on a promontory that juts out into the ocean and it is a very interesting and historic location. The fort dates from the 1500’s, although it was damaged by the 1755 earthquake and later restored. It is also said to...More

Thank EJW3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At only €3 entrance fee per person my husband and I decided it was worth it to see the edge of the fort. Goodness me we weren't prepared for what lay beyond! Along multiple pathways and walks are information points about the flora, fauna and...More

Thank Smudge24
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sadly we arrived at the fortress right as it was closing at 5pm. We made the best of our late arrival and walked around the front of the fortress and waited about 30 minutes for sunset. The views of the ocean and nearby land are...More

Thank beckyinaz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for some jaw dropping up close views, look no further. This place is just gorgeous and well worth the visit. We drove for 1 hour and we were so glad we did! A gorgeous spot. Your literally looking down on roaring...More

Thank kcrumpets
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Didn't know what to expect but this fortress is really interesting. We stayed for about two hours, visiting a few buildings and the surroundings. Also some art sculpture and panels with information about the fortress, birds and plants. Great view of the ocean.

Thank Marno S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first stop in Sagres. We explored for quite a while, climbing up the stairs to the (windy!) top, Great views of the sea and the town. We also explored the grounds, which were expansive, so we did not cover everything. Plenty of...More

Thank calgaryguy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wednesday 10th October at we had just been to Cape Saint Vincent and we stopped here and our way back to . So pleased that we did visit the amazing old Fort. There was a small entrance of €3 each, it was well worth it...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At first it looks like any other fortress. Once inside I was truly overwhelmed by its size and amazibg views

Thank Peter V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Group of 10 travelled over to Sagres from Lagos to see the Fort and the views. Everyone had a really good time. It's a nice walk from the fortress entrance over to the Atlantic look out points (lots of fisherman out that day!). Beautiful views....More

Thank wherelolawent
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The famous Fort Sagres is an imposing sight sitting on a small peninsula jutting out into the Atlantic. The area it covers is very large and it is surrounded by water on three sides. On the right hand side across the bay there is another...More

Thank Tom D
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Response from SteveRogers73 | Reviewed this property |
We had no idea when we landed in Faro that our resort was 2 Hrs away in Sagres so we rented a car which was easy and cheap. When we returned to Faro we took train to Lisbon. I think trying to get to Lagos or Sagres via... More