All articles about Castelo Branco

Aromas do Valado

Aromas do Valado is a promising Portuguese brand, based in the charming village Segura ( 47Km far from Castelo Branco), in the region of Tejo Internacional, that produces outstanding natural soaps and essential oils, using scented aromatic plants.


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Beach swimming pools of Castelo Branco

The inland city of Castelo Branco has swimming pools that resemble a sea!

Birdwatching in Centro de Portugal

The region of Centro de Portugal is known for the spell it casts on nature lovers. It is a quite unspoilt territory where travellers can still hear the sound of silence and feel unique at the heart of Mother Nature. Birdwatching is no exception. From the Atlantic coastline to the inland near the border with Spain, there are thousands of amazing bird species to discover who fly around and across this region, spreading their colourful magic as far as the eye can reach!

Birdwatching in Tejo Internacional

The dazzling region of Tejo Internacional is the ideal place for birdwatchig, enclosing beautiful landscapes and a great diversity of habitats, from the river valleys, well preserved Mediterranean scrubland and cliffs to the holm oak forests and meadows where extensive agriculture and sheep herding were done for centuries.

Bishop’s Palace Garden

The Garden of the Bishop’s Palace in Castelo Branco is one of the most original examples of the Baroque in Portugal!


Boom Festival 2016 | Shamanism

The 10th edition of the Boom Festival will take place from August 4th to 11th by the Idanha-a-Nova lake and it will celebrate the feminine! Find out more in the official website!

Branca de Neve

If you want to bake a mouth-watering cake, you must use Branca de Neve flour, a true must of every Portuguese kitchen!

Buddha Eden Garden

Join us for a visit of the Quinta dos Loridos, where the impressive Buddha Eden – the largest oriental garden in Europe, can be found. The oriental garden with around 35 hectares of land was created as a reaction to the destruction of the Buddhas of Banyan, in which one of the greatest acts of cultural


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Cargaleiro Museum

The genius of one the most outstanding Portuguese contemporary artists. Located in manor house Solar dos Cavaleiros in Castelo Branco.

Casa do Forno

This local accommodation unit stands out for a familiar informal ambiance with which it welcomes its guests. Casa do Forno organises guided walking visits to the region, by jeep or eventually by kayak.

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