Due to the abundance of raw materials for the soap production, this area had since the 2nd half of the 16th Century a decisive role in the national soap industry. Its Softsoap and Soapstone were widely known throughout the kingdom. The soap production took undeniable economic and social importance in Belver village. In this […]
Located in the main square is one of most important monuments Was built in the 15th Century but was altered throughout the years.
Considered one of the most complete medieval Portuguese military architecture, stands isolated on top of a granite hill, west to the town, in a dominant position on the confluence of Belver river with the right bank of the Tagus river, manning the so-called Line Tagus. At the time of the Christian Reconquest of the Iberian […]
Part of a leisure complex managed by Gavião Municipality and located one kilometer from the village of Comenda, can surprise visitors with its spring water, green spaces filled with leafy trees and the various bridges cross the area, especially the old Roman bridge Sale Ribeira. The Picnic Park of Ribeira da Venda has a river beach […]
This seems to be a magical place design by nature! An extend sandy beach, where the River Tagus can find a place to rest on its way to the Atlantic Ocean. Its an unique environmental experiment. Despite of all the quietness and pure nature it offers the following services: – Easy Pedestrian access from the […]
The museum is situated in Domingos da Vinha, village belonging to the Parish of Belver, and explains the traditions and culture of the inhabitants of the same village. Visitors can watch all the tools required for wine production used in the past, such as the wooden spindle, single piece crafted in wood holm oak, among […]