Travessa da Amoreira, Alcains, Portugal 6A
Visit to Burgo Medieval, which constitutes an excellent viewpoint with a 360º panoramic view of the surrounding landscape of the village of Penamacor and all of its historical and cultural heritage. Here you can also enjoy the visit to Jewish heritage, architecture and Jewish brands, which can culminate in the visit to the House of Memory of Sephardic Medicine António Nunes Ribeiro Sanches.
The Route also passes through the Cargaleiro Museum in Castelo Branco and the Jardim
of the Episcopal Palace where the various granite figures and the monumental staircase with the fourth dynasty of Portuguese monarchs up to D. José I.
The next day, -se proposes the Visit to the Lagar das Varas, which is an example of the operation of the mills in this region with two different techniques, both grinding and olive press. Then, it proposes -se a visit to the villages of Figueira (Proença-a-Nova) and Álvaro (Oleiros), members of the network of schist villages in Portugal.
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