Plan a route here
Historical Site

Castle of Messejana - old ruins

Historical Site · Alentejo · 219 m
Responsible for this content
Portugal Wildscapes Verified partner  Explorers Choice 
  • Photo: Fernando Teigão dos Santos, Portugal Wildscapes
Profile picture of Fernando Teigão dos Santos
Author
Fernando Teigão dos Santos
Update: August 26, 2019

Coordinates

DD
37.836481, -8.246379
DMS
37°50'11.3"N 8°14'47.0"W
UTM
29S 566313 4187940
w3w 
///mystery.collated.measure
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Recommendations nearby

recommended route Difficulty
Distance 429 km
Duration 108:40 h
Ascent 2,293 m
Descent 2,454 m

Discover the Central Way - Alentejo e Ribatejo. A route that crosses two very different territories, in their traditions and customs, ways of ...

from Rafael Romano,   Outdooractive Portugal
Long distance cycling · Portugal
On the Road - Cycling Route
Difficulty
Distance 413 km
Duration 31:37 h
Ascent 3,847 m
Descent 3,847 m

A 400 km cycling adventure that is divided in 5 journeys, along some of the most scenic and quiet roads of Lower Alentejo. You will cycle through a ...

from Portugal Wildscapes,   Portugal Wildscapes
Long distance cycling · Portugal
Off the Road - Into the Wildscapes [Stage 2]
Difficulty Stage 2
Distance 64.6 km
Duration 4:41 h
Ascent 501 m
Descent 479 m

Journey from Aljustrel to Ourique passing through the charming rural village of Messejana.

from Manuel Franco,   Portugal Wildscapes
recommended route Difficulty difficult Multistage route
Distance 386.7 km
Duration 26:00 h
Ascent 3,101 m
Descent 3,101 m

This 400 km cycling adventure is divided into 6 journeys, along very scenic gravel paths and quiet roads of Lower Alentejo. It brings you through ...

2
from Portugal Wildscapes,   Portugal Wildscapes
Difficulty
Distance 601.4 km
Duration 42:03 h
Ascent 5,962 m
Descent 5,962 m

One of the best ways to explore the quiet roads, villages, nature and heritage of Portugal Wildscapes is by taking one of our recommended routes.

from Portugal Wildscapes,   Portugal Wildscapes

Show all on map

Questions and answers

Ask the first question

Would you like to the ask the author a question?


Rating

Write your first review

Help others by being the first to add a review.


Photos from others


Special features

Place to visit
  • Content
  • Show images Hide images
Features
2D 3D
Maps and trails
  • 6 Routes nearby