Montemor o velho

Montemor-o-Velho – 2 quick notes


To see Castle

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The castle is the main attraction of the town, dating back to the 9th century. The castle offers a great view of the Mondego River and the surrounding landscape, with its wide rice fields,. Inside the castle walls, you’ll find a small museum with exhibits related to the castle’s history.

Rice fields

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Rice fields

Montemor-o-Velho is also known for its rice paddies, which cover a large area producing high quality rice.

Without surprise, rice is king in the local gastronomy ,from the Arroz de Lampreia, to Arroz Doce, passing by Arroz de Pato.

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