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Ermelo

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Ermelo
Location
4880- ERMELO MDB
District:Vila Real
County :Mondim de Basto
Parish:Ermelo
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Number of inhabitants: 308

Description of the place: Ermelo is one of the oldest villages in Portugal. King D. Sancho I gave the “foral” (Royal document) to this village in the 12th century. Integrated in Alvão Natural Park, it is located in the surrounding area of Olo river hat flows along a winding gorge. The village seems to be untouched by time, preserving its charming schist houses. Fisgas do Ermelo is situated in the surroundings in the middle of a deeply green landscape, one of the greatest waterfalls in Portugal. Olo river flows into this beautiful cascade. Also worth mentioning is the Cistercian Ermelo Monastery. Some architectural structures of the former Romanic church have remained, as well as the vestiges of 18th century restoring works.

Points of interest: Pillory, County House and Waterfalls in the River Olo with 100 meter high drops.

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MORE INFORMATION

Number of inhabitants: 308

Description of the place: Ermelo is one of the oldest villages in Portugal. King D. Sancho I gave the “foral” (Royal document) to this village in the 12th century. Integrated in Alvão Natural Park, it is located in the surrounding area of Olo river hat flows along a winding gorge. The village seems to be untouched by time, preserving its charming schist houses. Fisgas do Ermelo is situated in the surroundings in the middle of a deeply green landscape, one of the greatest waterfalls in Portugal. Olo river flows into this beautiful cascade. Also worth mentioning is the Cistercian Ermelo Monastery. Some architectural structures of the former Romanic church have remained, as well as the vestiges of 18th century restoring works.

Points of interest: Pillory, County House and Waterfalls in the River Olo with 100 meter high drops.

If any of the information is incorrect, please send an email to lifecooler office

Localização
4880- ERMELO MDB
Distrito:Vila Real
County:Mondim de Basto
Parish:Ermelo
Contactos


If any of the information is incorrect, please send an email to lifecooler office

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