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A beautiful inside garden and an amazing viewpoint

After the Castel of Orem, this one is the second on my list. It’s completely different as the wall... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
Nantes, France
Not really a Castle

You'll find only the protective walls from the castle, but inside you'll see a beautiful garden, no... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Alexandre C
Teresopolis, RJ
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Reviewed 14 July 2018

After the Castel of Orem, this one is the second on my list. It’s completely different as the wall are better preserved and man can walk all around to enjoy an amazing view including 2 high viewpoints with free telescopes. And in the middle you...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank djulinthebox
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Well resored walls, pleasnt park. It looks impressive from outside as well as inside. Good for an afternoon stroll

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank cojotent
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Beautifully restored castle. Friendly, helpful staff & free. Superb views over Torres Novas. Quite a hike up there but worth every step - we took a very steep route but much easier route from the other side. So glad we discovered Torres Novas the perfect...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Fiona A
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

You'll find only the protective walls from the castle, but inside you'll see a beautiful garden, no castle. It is nice, but do not be deceived by the name.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Alexandre C
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely gardens, peacocks and doves lovely to look at. Climb the turret and view torres novas by telescope. Beautiful colours of the trees in November.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank AlyAkerman
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Booked a room at the nearby Hotel Aires da Serra and popped into the town for a wander around then came across this beautiful Castle, a peaceful tranquil oasis in the middle of a busy town. It exudes history and long lost culture. Go see...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Lyndon S
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

You can see this beautiful castle from almost every part of the city, this castle as been build near the Almonda river, but not in the hills as other castles, but in a lower part, that's why is more pretty to see it at night...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Nuno Paulo G
Reviewed 16 February 2016

The main attraction of the town; it is a nice medieval castle that was built in the 12th century. The inside is now a lovely park, and the walls can be climbed and walked all around. The view from the top is quite nice. There...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

The old part of Torres Novas is charming and overlooked by the ruins of an ancient castle. Having a couple of hours to kill before leaving for the horse fair in Golegã, I decided to pay it a visit. The castle is lovely, only the...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank DocPF
Reviewed 30 June 2015

visiting the castle of Torres Novas, while the medeval fair is beeing held is something like travelling back in time! the city, the peoplr the food the lights on the castle! just amazing . this city in the middle of Ribatejo transforms during 4-5 days...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Dora A
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