Serra da Gardunha

Serra Gardunha presents over twenty kilometers, occupying about ten kilometers wide and reaching a maximum altitude of 1227 meters, stealing some of the attention of Beira Baixa.

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An area with a strong human intervention, it continues to retain its great potential in particular oak Quercus pyrenaica and Quercus Robur, the Asphodelus bento-rainhae, an endemic plant of this mountain, which through the conservation of these also preserves the lizard life -of-water (Lacerta schreiberi).

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What explore

Mata Nacional do UrsoRio ZêzereSerra da EstrelaSerra da GardunhaSerra da LousãSerra de Penha GarciaSerra do AçorSerra do CaramuloSerra do Sicó

Serra da Gardunha houses the Geopark Naturtejo Meseta Meridional, born of a common mind sharing a natural well, it extends along Castelo Branco, Idanha-a-Nova, Nisa, Oleiros, Penamacor, Proença-a-Nova e Vila Velha de Ródão. Being a territory that attracts thousands of people, the Geopark Naturtejo contains various tourist products aimed at the satisfaction of visitors, highlighting the footpaths.

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  • Route Gardunha – with a distance of 17.5 km.
  • Schist way Sarzedas – In Wells Miners – 15 km.
  • Fossils Trail – a route with 3 Km-
    Route Barrocais – with 7 km.
  • Route Erges GeoRota Dew – with a distance of 9 km.
  • The Secrets of Mourao Valley – 6.5 km.
  • Route of Conheiras – a route with 10.6 km.
  • Travel by Earth Bones – the largest route 18 km.
  • Rails Conhal – 9.8 km.
  • Geology and Archaeology Urban – 8 km.
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