Circuito Arqueológico de Castro da Cola

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This circuit includes a set of 15 archaeological sites from various eras, spatially distributed around Castro da Cola.


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District of Beja, municipality of Ourique, parish of Ourique. The access to this Circuit is made from the IC 1, in a signposted place, approximately 7.5 km south of the village of Ourique, after the village of Aldeia de Palheiros and, from that point, by municipal or dirt roads, in some cases it is necessary to walk part of the way. To access most sites on the circuit, the use of an off-road vehicle is recommended.


May 1st to September 15th: 9:30 am to 12:30 pm and 3:00 pm to 6:30 pm
September 16 to April 30: 9:30 am to 12:30 pm and 2:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Closed on the holidays of 1 January, Easter Sunday and 25 December and on Tuesday and Wednesday


Tel .: +351 286 516 259 (Castro da Cola Reception and Interpretive Center)

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