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We got lost and then found this castle!

No charge to enter castle. I climbed up the slightly steep stones pass the medieval catapult and... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
restrapo
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Montevideo, Uruguay
Awesome time!!

We loved the experience in this castle. It was a very hot day, but all family love it. We were a... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
josesL8990EP
,
Lisbon, Portugal
via mobile
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9 Sep 2018
“We got lost and then found this castle!”
27 Aug 2018
“Awesome time!!”
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Praca 25 de Abril, Penedono 3630-246, Portugal
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Not sure I would travel all the way there just for this castle. However, if you are looking to stay in the area, the village, hotel and castle are great. We had he place to ourselves. Very good pictures. Small, but neat. An English style...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank J334DEshaneb
Reviewed 10 September 2018

No charge to enter castle. I climbed up the slightly steep stones pass the medieval catapult and other strange medieval weapon. I entered the castle and was amazed how well preserved it is. Highly recommend visiting the small town and the castle. Well kept secret!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank restrapo
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We loved the experience in this castle. It was a very hot day, but all family love it. We were a group of 23 people, is was easy to control everyone. Inside of the castle you can walk inside and climb to the top and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank josesL8990EP
Reviewed 12 August 2018

The castle is actually a nicely preserved ruin. The castle is the center of the town. It is a nice walk around and inside of the castle.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Nicole C
Reviewed 4 April 2018

It is a unique castle in Portugal . It was built on top of a rock and is very different from the other castles in Portugal . When you look at it you can fantasize a fairy tale with dragons,princes and princesses living there !!!!!...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Max_Luca_Porto
Reviewed 13 November 2017

One of the most beautiful medieval castles in Portugal. Great views from the top. Do not forget your camera!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank OportoSpring2010
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Great castle, nice historical village!!!! Penedono is a small village with historical villages from X century...

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Rui F
Reviewed 6 March 2017

In this medieval village, with nice people, you can find this nice castle. The entry is free of charge and you can appreciate the view.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank FilipaDaniela
Reviewed 18 February 2017

The Castle of Penedono is located in the centre of the medieval village of Penedono, it seems that the village was inhabited at least the Pre-Roman times, and they tell that it is one of the most interesting and probably the most unique fortresses in...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank hans-jaguar
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We love Penedono and keep going back to visit it. Daughter number 3 wanted to go and visit the castle again so Dad went up with her as there is no way you could let children visit on their own. Great place to visit with...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Thenookorkney
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