Only walls and a church is what remains. Interesting, with nice views. Church was closed, so it was disappointing.
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This castle is old, and as such, there's not much there other than ruins. That said, head up there to see some incredible views of the surrounding landscape.
In fact all there is here are walls and a church on the hill which was closed when we visited it. The surrounding area is badly looked after, giving the appearance of being abandoned.
Great views from the castle walls over the surrounding countryside, as you would expect from its high viewpoint. Quaint church inside the walls, which is still occassionally used.
Made a pit stop in Arraiolos and decided to drive up to the castle. We were the only visitors; took a few minutes to climb the wall and admire the Alentejo plains. We then walked into the church which was surprisingly pretty and cool (outside,...More
Staying a the local Pousada we could see the fortress from our balcony. Nothing much to see as regards the structure but amazing views
You can either walk up or drive. Driving is a challenge and the road is narrow and not in great shape. Either way, it's worth it as the views are wonderful. It's an interesting place to be as it just reeks of history. The wall...More
We undertook a nice after lunch walk to the summit and it was well worth the effort. The countryside was bathed in flowers and looked beautifully green. The castle walls are well maintained and are a delight to climb up to for the views.