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Worth the short climb

Well maintained and laid out grounds inside the castle give nice shaded areas as well as great... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2017
David M
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Barnsley
sunshine place

This is an amazing place to go as the village is just amazing with super views to the river the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
EuropeanDream80
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Lisbon, Portugal
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Aug 30, 2018
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Largo do Castelo 4, Alcoutim 8970-054, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an amazing place to go as the village is just amazing with super views to the river the castle is beautiful and all the areas around it are full of history the people of this place are super nice and friendly i really...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

The vue is magic on the river You can see the lovely village and the equally lovely spanish village on the other side , the garden is beautiful.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 30, 2018

My wife and I recently visited Portugal and Spain and actually did the Limitezero Zipline from Spain across the border into Alcoutim, Portugal. The Zipline was amazing and we totally enjoyed it and would highly recommend it to anyone in the area. After we Ziplined...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I spent a very pleasant few hours wandering around Alcoutim and it lovely Castle, at a very modest entrance charge of €1.52 pp extremely good value. The Castle was built during the reign of King Dinis. The Castle has recently undergone extensive...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Highland-Birder
Reviewed April 16, 2018

The Castle provides wonderful views of Alcoutim, the river and Spain. We went to Alcoutim during the Contrabandos (Smugglers) Festival in March. It was amazing, giving us a view of real Portugal. Sure, there were tourists (including us) but it seemed to be more of...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank JillK1952
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Well maintained and laid out grounds inside the castle give nice shaded areas as well as great views of the surrounding countryside and river views.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank David M
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