Articles in Category: Historic Villages

Historic Villages

Fajão

Fajão

Pampilhosa da Serra

Fajão nestles peacefully between the quartzite cliffs of the Penedos de Fajão and the River Ceira. And a certain Monsignor immortalized it in stories and woodcuts.

Pedrógão Pequeno

Pedrógão Pequeno

Castelo Branco

A white village, in granite, amid the sea of brown schist surrounding it. It stands beside the Zêzere, at the heart of the Schist Villages Network, with everything conveniently to hand.

Cerdeira

Cerdeira

Coimbra

Walking through the village is a physical and sensory experience. At every step there is a nook, a blind alley, something that one does not know whether it was put there by man or by nature.

Talasnal

Talasnal

Lousã

Explore this village deep in the magical world of Lousã Mountain, hidden among lush vegetation where deer, roebuck, wild boar and many other species lurk.