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For history lovers

A big and beautiful castle you can walk around sometimes market at this place You can go on top of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Beto M
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Interesting visit

As the only visitors on a chilled morning we were surprised by the interesting war exhibitions... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
Doris F
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Silkeborg, Danmark
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Rua Muralha | Santa Maria Maior, Chaves 5400-414, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A big and beautiful castle you can walk around sometimes market at this place You can go on top of the tower

Thank Beto M
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

As the only visitors on a chilled morning we were surprised by the interesting war exhibitions. The view from the upper level of the tower was very fine, especially I loved to look down on alle different roofs in the historic part of the town.

Thank Doris F
Reviewed 30 April 2018

The walls and keep of the castle are intact and worth a visit. The garden is well maintained and offers views over the town. Certainly worth a walk around whilst in town - at no cost.

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Nice view and interesting structure. Definitely a must do if in the city. The housing in the area are unique and worth the walk around not to mention a couple of the churches

Thank somanyfoods
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Located in a very nice neighborhood, with great views. It is not much left of the castle, besides walls and keep, but the gardens are beautiful and really worth visiting.

Thank Alexandre C
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Small but very pleasant castle in the old historic town of Chaves. Offers some good views of the surrounding countryside. Lots of nice alleyways and a few shops and cafes dotted about. A friendly town.

Thank MrMrsHappyR
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The tower and part of the castle wall--that is what is left of the Chaves castle. It's a well-preserved historical monument and a military museum was added to it. Entrance costs 1 euro and the ticket can also be used to visit another small museum...More

Thank tpilomia
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The Castle of Chaves is mostly gone, but the tower is still standing. The interior houses a small military museum with a collection of weapons, specially from the colonial wars and a few older ones. Mostly this seems to be a way to have someone...More

Thank Anders G
Reviewed 10 May 2017

A must for all visitors to Chaves as the views on offer are breathtaking. So many photo opportunities.

Thank Suz2002
Reviewed 1 March 2017

It includes a small museum (1 euro) and it provides a 360 degrees view of the city. The ticket also gives entrance to another small museum in the nearby square.

Thank Luis M
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