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Forte de Nossa Senhora da Graca

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Enjoyable and interesting with great views.

Really enjoyed a few hours exploring this place. As mentioned there is not a lot of displays or... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
susan g
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Belfast, United Kingdom
Elvas just keeps delivering!

We came to Elvas to attend a wedding, having never thought of visiting here. However if you fancy a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jem J
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Henley-in-Arden, United Kingdom
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Última entrada 30 minutos antes do encerramento do Forte da Graça- Visitas Guiadas todos os dias consoante disponibilidade agenda.
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Estrada Elvas, Elvas, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed a few hours exploring this place. As mentioned there is not a lot of displays or artefacts to view but the architecture itself is the main attraction. 4 separate levels of fortification before you reach the yellow governors house. Make sure you go...More

Thank susan g
Equipa_Forte_Graca, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at Forte de Nossa Senhora da Graca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Estimado visitante, Agradecemos os seus comentários no seguimento da sua visita ao Forte da Nossa Senhora da Graça em Elvas....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Elvas to attend a wedding, having never thought of visiting here. However if you fancy a trip to a slightly more unusual destination, I really recommend you consider here. This morning’s trip was to this fort and we spent a thoroughly entertaining...More

Thank Jem J
Equipa_Forte_Graca, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at Forte de Nossa Senhora da Graca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Estimado visitante, Agradecemos os seus comentários no seguimento da sua visita ao Forte da Nossa Senhora da Graça em Elvas....More

Reviewed 25 July 2018

Architecture in old times, and look at present. Travelling in past. We like it in our travel at Portugal.More

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Equipa_Forte_Graca, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at Forte de Nossa Senhora da Graca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Estimado visitante, Agradecemos os seus comentários no seguimento da sua visita ao Forte da Nossa Senhora da Graça em Elvas....More

Reviewed 11 June 2018

We spent a couple of hours walking along the perimeter walls of the fort, which is at the top of a very steep hill. You have a 360 degree view of the entire area, including the city of Elvas, its walls, castle, and aqueduct. There...More

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Equipa_Forte_Graca, Gerente de relações com clientes at Forte de Nossa Senhora da Graca, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018
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Estimado visitante, Agradecemos os seus comentários no seguimento da sua visita ao Forte da Nossa Senhora da Graça em Elvas....More

Reviewed 3 May 2018

A very interesting Fort with an astonishing architecture. Very interesting to explore in detail, worth every minute you spend there. Phantastic view on Elvas on the landscape around.More

Thank Thomas C
Equipa_Forte_Graca, Gerente de relações com clientes at Forte de Nossa Senhora da Graca, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018
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Estimado visitante, Agradecemos os seus comentários no seguimento da sua visita ao Forte da Nossa Senhora da Graça em Elvas....More

Reviewed 24 March 2018

We drove up to the gate and parked for a little while. The fort would be closing soon so we were unable to visit and only saw a little from the exterior. The road to and from is definitely a one way street so we...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Closed with no info & reason. We came 80km from Evora with a small baby. That 's not how you should treat visitors

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We noted that this fort was listed as being open from 1000 to 1700 and was highly rated as a visitor attraction. Tried hard to check timings on their website but all it shows is a front page - there’s no actual information. We and...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

We hadn't planned to visit Elvas on our Extremadura driving holiday, but it was recommended by our hotel and was only a few miles from where we had stayed in Badajoz. So pleased we did it and this Forte is definitely worth going to. If...More

Thank Andy C
Equipa_Forte_Graca, Gerente de relações com clientes at Forte de Nossa Senhora da Graca, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017
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Estimado visitante, Agradecemos os seus comentários no seguimento da sua visita ao Forte da Nossa Senhora da Graça em Elvas....More

Reviewed 23 November 2017

I was not expecting what I found inside this fortress and was extremely pleased with its exploration. It's already impressive enough when you consider all the levels of defensive walls it has but then if you think that inside all those walls there are stretches...More

Thank Fernando P
Equipa_Forte_Graca, Gerente de relações com clientes at Forte de Nossa Senhora da Graca, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2017

Dear visitor, We are very thankful for your opinion and your comments on the following up of your visit to our fort. We won't stop sharing your opinion with all of our team. According to your comment we inform that there is information on the...More

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Response from Equipa_Forte_Graca | Property representative |
Bom dia. O Forte da Graça está aberto de terça a domingo das 10h às 18h com visitas guiadas às 10h30/11h/15h/16h segundo disponibilidade de agenda. Para melhor esclarecimento contacte-nos por mail. Na expectativa de o... More
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