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Penha Garcia

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Penha Garcia
Location
6060- PENHA GARCIA
District:Castelo Branco
County :Idanha-a-Nova
Parish:Penha Garcia
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Number of inhabitants: 1042

Observations: Traditional weaving of blankets. Region of Touristic hunting.

Description of the place: Located on the slopes of the Serra with the same name in an area which is abundant in quartz outcrops and fossils, the stone village develops itself between narrow roads, alleys, patios and stairs which go up to the castle remains from where you can enjoy the view of the valley of the River Pônsul and its mills. From old constructions, the following still remain: Parish Church and Pillory. Very typical village with a magnificent view.

Points of interest: Penha Garcia cliffs; Windmills; Belvederes; Penha Garcia Dam; Pillory; Capela de Nossa Senhora da Azenha; Image of Nossa Senhora do Leite, from 1469 in the Igreja Matriz.

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Localização
6060- PENHA GARCIA
Distrito:Castelo Branco
County:Idanha-a-Nova
Parish:Penha Garcia
Contactos


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