Castle of Algoso
Location N 41° 28’ 10.81” W 6° 34’ 28.17”
Largo do Pelourinho, 5230-010 Vimioso, Bragança
Useful Information
ScheduleNovember to March:
Saturday and Sunday: 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
April to June and October:
Friday to Sunday: 10:00 at 6:00 pm
July to September:
Tuesday: 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Wednesday to Sunday: 10:00 at 6:00 pm
Contacts
+ 351 932 528 578 | + 351 226 197 080

Rocker Castle built in the XII century, was at first, centre of the royal authority in Terras de Miranda. Around 1224, Sancho II has donated the castle to the Hospitallers, who made here significant works, including the main tower and vaulted cistern that still remain today. From the end of the XIII century became a second line castle, being abandoned in the XVII century.

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    Guided tours by appointment

    Getting there:
    Castle – situated on the hilltop of Penenciada, near the Village of Algoso.

    Welcome centre – In the village of Algoso, 5230-010 ALGOSO

    Timetable

    November to March:

    Saturday and Sunday: 14h00 to 17h00

    April to June and October:

    Friday to Sunday: 10h00 to 18h00

    July to September:

    Tuesday: 14h00 to 18h00

    Wednesday to Sunday: 10h00 to 18h00