Fort of Santa Catarina

To the west it looks down on the mouth of the Arade and, with the fort of Ferragudo on the opposite bank, it guards the entrance to the Bay of Portimão. It was built in 1621 to defend Sives and Portimão from Spanish and Moorish attacks.

Useful information

Address : 

Av. Tomas Cabreira, 8500 Praia da Rocha

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