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Places to visit

Trancoso – Castle – Santa Maria´s Church – St. Peter´s Church – Misericordia Church – Convent of Franciscan monks – Chapel of  Mr. da Calçada – Chapel of St. Bartholomew – Chapel of Santa Eufémia – Ducal Palace Guarda – Cathedral – Doors of the city – Church of St. Vincent – Guarda Museum – […]


Activities Weekly Market on Friday in Trancoso; Traditional Sausages Fair (February / March); Recreation of  Trancoso Battle (May-municipal holiday); Medieval Fair – Royal Wedding Collection of D.Dinis and Isabel of Aragon (June); Popular Party Santo António´s Popular Party (Carnicães- June); St. Bartholomew’s Fair (August); Bread Festival (Carnicães-August). Chestnut Fair (November); Walks along rural paths. Trekking […]

Points of interest

Castle of Trancoso, D’El Rei Doors and Medieval Wall; Historical heritage (historic center, churches, pillory, military field of battle of Trancoso, medieval graves excavated in the rock, …); House of Bandarra (prophet of Trancoso); Jewish Museum; City park; Parish Church of Carnicães; Manor House of Malafaias; Source of Roman Diving in the center of Carnicães; […]

Local Traditional Gastronomy

Toast with olive oil; Assorted sausages; Ham; Serra da Estrela cheese; Crumbs; Lamb Stew; Turnip shoot to the poor; “Marrâ” (stewed pork) with roasted potatoes; Rice with Fried Rabbit; Bandarra Codfish; Lagareiro Codfish; Sweet rice; Cream puff; Cream milk; Fritters; Biscuits; Cottage cheese with pumpkin jam; Sweet sardines from Trancoso; Roasted chestnut.