Castelo de Marialva, Marialva

#7 of 30 in Historic Sites in Guarda District
Must see · Ruin · Castle
The Castle of Marialva (Portuguese: Castelo de Marialva) is a Portuguese castle in Mêda, Guarda. It has been listed as a National monument since 1978.

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  • The castle of Marialva is located on top of a granite boulder, in a dominant position over the town. A true medieval complex, its roots delve into Portugal's historic past.It was only at the end of...  more »
  • Nice views but could benefit from more conservation investments. Feels a bit abandoned. Useful tourist information post outside.  more »
  • Superb castle with real feeling of how the town within operated. Closes at 5pm. Tickets at the tourist office underneath. Village is beautiful as well.
  • Poured down while we were there!! Very helpful tourist people. Euro 1.50 to get in. Magnificent views even with low cloud and rain. Must be brave or foolhardy to walk the top of the city walls - about 1m wide, rough and quite slippy in the rain!!
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