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  1. Convento de Cristo e Castelo Templário
    Monuments
    Convento de Cristo e Castelo Templário
    The Convent of Christ In 1983, UNESCO awarded the classification of world heritage to the Templar Castle and the Convent of the Knights of Christ in Tomar, a unique monument in the history of the western world. Built on a site that was originally (...)

    Telephone: +351 249 313 481
    Fax: +351 249 322 730
    Website: http://www.conventocristo.pt

  2. Sé de Braga
Place: Braga
Photo: Direção Regional Cultura Norte
    Monuments
    Sé de Braga
    The first cathedral, older than Portugal.The Cathedral of Braga was the first Portuguese cathedral, erected several decades before the founding of the country. It began to be built at the end of the 11th century, and was concecrated and dedicated to (...)

    Telephone: +351 253 263 317
    Fax: +351 273 263 731
    E-mail: info@se-braga.pt; geral@culturanorte.pt
    Website: http://www.se-braga.pt/catedral.php

  3. Padrão dos Descobrimentos
Place: Lisboa
Photo: ATL
    Monuments
    Padrão dos Descobrimentos
    The imposing Monument to the Discoveries stamps its mark on the riverside at Belém. It was designed in 1940 to commemorate the "Exposition of the Portuguese World", promoted by the Salazar government to celebrate the eighth and third centenaries of (...)

    Telephone: +351 21 303 19 50
    Fax: +351 21 303 19 50

  4. Universidade de Coimbra
Place: Coimbra
Photo: ARTP Centro de Portugal
    Monuments
    Universidade de Coimbra
    A centre of learning, par excellence, the University of Coimbra was founded in 1290 and is one of the oldest in Europe, and was classified World heritage site by UNESCO; this classification includes also the Uptown and Sofia Street.Founded in 1290 (...)

    Telephone: +351 239 859 800
    Fax: +351 239 825 841
    E-mail: webmaster@ci.uc.pt
    Website: http://www.uc.pt

  5. Elevador Santa Justa
Place: Lisboa
Photo: António Sacchetti
    Monuments
    Elevador de Santa Justa
    Santa Justa ElevatorThe steep hills on which Lisbon lies bestow the city with an urban rhythm that is part of its charming contrast to other European capitals. However, for the people who spend their lives in the city, climbing up by foot is rather (...)

  6. Sé Catedral de Viseu
Place: Viseu
    Monuments
    Sé Catedral de Viseu
    St. Mary of the Assumption is its patron saint.With large towers that give it the look of a fortified church set on a promontory, the magnificence of this cathedral is a focal point of the city, even from a distance. It is also one of its oldest (...)

    Telephone: +351 232 436 065

  7. Palácio Nacional de Queluz
Place: Queluz
Photo: José Manuel
    Museums and Palaces
    Palácio Nacional de Queluz
    The Palace of Queluz and its gardens, represents one of the finest examples of late 18th-century Portuguese architecture.Built at the orders of Pedro III, the husband of D. Maria I (1734-1816), and used as a royal residence, this palace is one of (...)

    Telephone: +351 219 237 300
    Fax: +351 219 237 350
    E-mail: info@parquesdesintra.pt
    Website: http://www.parquesdesintra.pt

  8. Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga
Photo: José Manuel
    Museums and Palaces
    Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga
    This museum is housed in a 17C palace and in a building that stands on the site of a 16C Carmelite convent, of which all that now remains is a Baroque chapel. It is one of the most important Portuguese museums and has a magnificent garden (...)

    Telephone: +351 21 391 28 00
    E-mail: geral@mnaa.dgpc.pt
    Website: http://www.museudearteantiga.pt
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  9. Fortaleza de Sagres
Photo: Pedro Reis - Turismo do Algarve
    Monuments
    Fortaleza de Sagres
    Sagres or the Promontorium Sacrum. This location evokes the memory of the Infante D. Henrique and the Portuguese discoveries. The southwesternmost point in the European continent, was already referred to in antiquity as the Promontorium Sacrum, (...)

    Telephone: +351 282 620 140
    Fax: +351 282 620 141
    E-mail: fortaleza.sagres@cultalg.pt
    Website: http://www.cultalg.pt

  10. Santuário de Nossa Senhora do Sameiro
Place: Braga
Photo: Francisco Carvalho - Amatar
    Monuments
    Santuário de Nossa Senhora do Sameiro
    One of the most visited sites of Marian worship.Sitting atop a hill of the same name, at 566 metres of altitude, the Shrine of Our Lady of Sameiro is one of the most visited places of Marian worship in Portugal, providing a privileged view over the (...)

    Telephone: +351 253 675 130

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