The sober 12C edifice once served as a refuge to King Sancho IV, known as El Bravo (the Brave). It contains a visitors' centre for the Parque Natural de la Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche. In it you will find information on the black vulture, an endangered species. The park is one of its main breeding grounds in Europe.
Address:Portugal, 21240 Aroche
Phone:+34 959 14 02 01
15 May-15 Sep: Thu-Sun and Bank Hols 11am-3pm; 16 Sep-14 May: Fri-Sun and Bank Hols 10am-2pm, 3pm-5pm