Of the original castle, only a double surrounding crenellated oval wall flanked by many towers remains. On the north corner sit the church and the keep. From the top of the ramparts there is apanoramic view over the Mondego valley with huge paddy fields, some fields of maize and poplar groves. The Serra de Lousã stands out on the horizon to the south-east.
Address:R. de Coimbra, 3140 Montemor-o-Velho
Price:free of charge
10am-5.30pm (8pm in summer)