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simple church on top of Celtic settttlement

Great view of coast and river below. Windswept. Humble old church. Part of wonderful visit up this... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
beentheretooo
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Newport Beach, California
Nice views

As we are walking, and enjoying the views, we can´t forget to walk around all the steps in monte... read more

Reviewed February 14, 2018
Elsa S
,
Chaves, Portugal
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A Guarda, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great view of coast and river below. Windswept. Humble old church. Part of wonderful visit up this mountain

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Reviewed February 14, 2018

As we are walking, and enjoying the views, we can´t forget to walk around all the steps in monte Santa Tecla.

Thank Elsa S
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Reviewed November 3, 2017

Monte de Santa Tecla is a mountainous region in Spain where you can find the remnants of ancient village ruins.

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Reviewed November 1, 2017

Follwo the signs from the centre of A guarda and its about 10 mins by car. parking at the top can be an issue so we parked a couple of minutes walk from the top. The views are fab. There are facilities at the top,...More

Thank JCB933
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Reviewed October 4, 2017

You can see why the Celts and the Christians picked this place to live. It is a place of stunning beauty overlooking the Rio Mino and Portugal.

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Reviewed August 15, 2017

I've visited this site several times and always surprises me. The Celtics village or "Castro" gives you quite a clear idea of how people lived 2500 years ago. I'm always amazed on the creativity of human kind. The views are breathtaking. You can see the...More

Thank Mary M
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Reviewed June 13, 2017

Unforgettable views and history of the mountain and "the castros", . Amazing view, the ocean and A Guarda city, just near to the frontier Spain and Portugal, We went with the car to the tops,it's amazing the 360 views in a sunny day without fog...More

Thank Elena G
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Reviewed June 12, 2017

We had read a little about Santa Tecla but nothing prepared us for the beauty and history of the place! The views are stunning and the history is really interesting. Probably worth spending at least a couple of hours here but there are pathways which...More

Thank Diarmuidog
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Reviewed December 19, 2016

We headed to the top of the mountain. The road was quite easy to drive on, well protected against accidents. It wasn’t too steep, a leisurely drive. The first stop was to visit the Santa Tecla Celtic Village. It was so beautiful, a first century...More

Thank Robby G C
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

Amazing View and History Combined by car e fast to get there from the city. the problem is the fog that sometimes covers the mountain. The view is amazing and the Castros are amazing. very good place to take the family.

Thank Nuno T
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