This is honestly one of the most beautiful castles we know in Portugal. It has been on the world heritage list since 1983 and it is an absolutely amazing place to visit.
The castle was build by the Portuguese knights Templar and after they dissolved in the 14th century it became the castle of the Convent of Christ. The buildings are large and impressive and the gardens a pleasure to visit. To read more about its history please visit the Wikipedia site Convent of Christ TomarSee related: Activities Tomar | Santarem District | Tomar
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