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Feels like your on the edge of the earth

Peaceful, open and stunning expansive views. Kids loved the weird rocks formations too. Worth the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Safari653891
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Nice

Did a quick detour here after we saw it. It is a nice fortress with a beautiful look, worth a visit... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Leo J
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very quiet compared to Cape St Vincent, but the views at St Vincent are much better. It´s seems to be restored.

Thank QuintenJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Peaceful, open and stunning expansive views. Kids loved the weird rocks formations too. Worth the visit if you’re looking for somewhere chilled out.

Thank Safari653891
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Did a quick detour here after we saw it. It is a nice fortress with a beautiful look, worth a visit if You are in the area.

1  Thank Leo J
Reviewed August 3, 2018

I remember this little fort from 26 years ago - the restaurant inside served Portuguese dishes and big chips to die for. The grass around the cannon was like walking on a dense piled carpet and the view from the turrets, as you see, spectacular....More

Thank SuzieAlice13
Reviewed May 25, 2018

There are some nice views on this coastline and this little fortress might be interesting if it was open. The gate was chained and padlocked when we visited. It is close to the end of the world in more than one sense. Having seen the...More

Thank merseyblue-1
Reviewed May 5, 2018

Nice remnants, good views, with a little imagination you are some 400-600 years back in history, parts are nicely restored

Thank cojotent
Reviewed November 29, 2017

We stopped briefly, on our way back from visiting Cabo de Sao Vincente lighthouse. It's just off that road, so easy to pull in for a look. It's worth having a little wander around, although you must be very careful where you walk, as there...More

1  Thank Virginia O
Reviewed November 15, 2017

Belixe Fortress is in the Southwest Algarve Region of Portugal, a historic site dating nack to the 16th century.

1  Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed October 30, 2017

As others have said, there is not much to see here. Erosion has claimed some of the walls. More of the structure is in danger. We stopped on our way back from the point and took a few photos. There are some nice views, but...More

Thank phat_dawg_21
Reviewed October 2, 2017

when you're going to cabo st vincete, you must drive along the coast to see it, breath taking view! you have to watch the coast

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A short drive east of Sagres just off the highway. I seem to remember a sign indicating castle and the spelling changes from Belize to Beliche. You can't miss it as you drive to Sagres from the Algarve.
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