Monsanto

Monsanto is a town in the Beira Baixa, a region of Central Portugal.

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B&B-Monsanto-rooms at Taverna Lusitana in Monsanto Village

B&B-rooms at Taverna Lusitana in Monsanto Village in Portugal is an accommodation with two double rooms with private bathroom, TV & Free Wireless Internet. Breakfast is included in the rental price. Relax and enjoy your lunch or dinner at the terrace with a view. Lunch packet on request for your excursions in the area with a lot of historical Sites.


Hotel Estalagem de Monsanto

Hotel Estalagem de Monsanto has 10 rooms with private bathroom. The hotel has succeeded in creating a balance between traditional style and modern comfort. Hotel Estalagem de Monsanto features a lobby, a bar and a restaurant which seats 40 people. The restaurant offers you good regional food.



About Monsanto

Monsanto is an ancient fortified village perched on the side of the mountain. Its appearance has not changed in centuries. On a round trip in Portugal Monsanto Village is a must! The tiny streets are carved from and in the rocks. The houses are squeezed between gigantic boulders. This historical village is one of the most remarkable in Europe. It is often mentioned as the most Portuguese village in Portugal. At the top of the 400 feet high hill stands a very old square built fortress / castle. The castle played an important role in Medieval times when the Templars Grand Master built a castle which withstood several battles including the Napoleonic invasions. The walk up to the castle is rewarded by one of the most breathtaking views in the whole region.

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