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All reviews the cliff dinosaur footprints old church stunning views light house great place to visit buy some souvenirs beautiful nature a special place pilgrimage site worth a visit great walk walk around atlantic ocean nice cafe enjoy the view cakes
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Reviewed 1 week ago

so go and wander around the old abandoned lighthouse, peer in through the fence at the new lighthouse and take in the convent and chapel as you choose. While the last bit of road is dirt and only marginally maintained, it is very driveable if...More

Thank wwglobetrotr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This area is bleak and spectacular. The cliffs are gut wrenchingly high. Lovely old church on the site. Roads are not good.

Thank David U
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a short day trip from Lisbon! A beautiful lighthouse and nunnery on top of cliffs. The view was stunning. Not many people so you can really enjoy the nature around you. Plan to walk arou d for about an hour. Highly recommended!

Thank AliiUSA
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

We first tought there was " just" the cape. But there is a beautiful, mystical old inn/monastary as well. There was this monastary and pelgrims came and had to stay somewere, so they build this inn. On both sides of the monastary. So beautiful. And...More

Thank Esther d
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful place to visit. During our visit it wasn’t sunny but very foggy. When we got there we couldn’t see a thing and considered leaving. But decided to wait a little bit and we’re lucky to have the dog disappear for a while....More

Thank carlos_manuelsr
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Easy to find and plenty of free parking available. The views are wonderful and being on a cliff there is alwsys a nice breeze blowing in from the sea which is a refreshing brake from the heat. Historical buildings that we can visit and interesting...More

Thank ThistleSal
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

perfect for romatic trip. very stepp clifs. not for small children. but worth a visit. very good view

Thank Pernille M
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Amazing views of Portugal coast line. Old convent able to walk around but no guides here. Small in building canteen with washroom and there was a few outside temporary vendors outside. Nice history and some breath taking views you have to see!

Thank Denis D
Reviewed August 8, 2018

This is an amazing place to enjoy the view and even for reflection. Accesses are easy and parking not difficult. A must go.

Thank sptsilva
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Amazing scenery of the Atlantic ocean. There is also a beautiful church and a cafeteria with excellent pastries.

Thank Jarmo M
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