[PAL02] Serra do Louro - Archaeological Palmela

50 Stops
Duration: 02:30:00
Distance: 11400  Loop

Trail Details

This route leads you to a journey through the origins of Palmela, along the crest of Serra do Louro, with special emphasis on human occupation in this region.

A stunning landscape, with the magnificent Vale dos Barris and surrounding mountains to the south, in the north, overlooking the Tagus River and beyond.

On this trail you will visit a Neolithic funerary monument - the Caves of Quinta do Anjo, Castro de Chibanes - the best-preserved ruins of the Chalcolithic, and Alto da Queimada - a village from the Arab period.

We will also highlight other aspects, not only of history, but also of the natural and cultural values ‚Äč‚Äčassociated with the region.

More information about this trail on Biotrails .

We wish you a great hike.

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