This tour promenade by the local summit of Palmela: the Castle. Here, you can recall places with history and discover this valuable monumental complex. When descending from the castle to the village, look for the viewpoint on the right side and glimpse an intense landscape of green color, from the hills of S. Luís, Louro and Arrábida, with the Sado River in the background.
Serra da Arrábida
Situated by the sea, the park offers one of the most breathtaking scenery of the coast near Lisbon. The highest point is in the Serra do Risco, a magnificent top with 380 m of height. Guided or cycling tours are a good suggestion to get to know this exemplary place of pure Mediterranean vegetation.
Landscape and Beaches
Portinho da Arrábida is one of the most beautiful beaches and a good dive spot, with fauna and flora, unique, to discover in the clear waters of Anixa rock, an islet in front of the sand. Everything can be found in the Ocenographic Museum, located in the Fortaleza de Santa Maria da Arrábida. Galapos, Galapinhos and the hidden Beach of the Rabbits are other beaches in this protected landscape, which is worth exploring. Figueirinha beach is one of the most frequented.