Things to see and do - Lindoso
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Lindoso : Michelin's recommendations
Backed up in the shape of an amphitheatre against the south side of a mountain in the Serra Soajo, Lindoso's austere granite houses cling on at a height of 462m. Perfectly suited to the rocky landscape, the small town surrounded by terraced crops (maize, wine) is dominated by a castle and an unusual collection of espigueiros.
Tourist attractions Lindoso : Things to see and do
These grain stores which number about sixty, cover a rocky platform at the foot of the castle and form an extraordinary concentration, like a cemetery, of small granite buildings, perched on piles and some of which are topped with one or two crosses...
Its location opposite the border meant it was attacked several times by the troops of Philip IV of Spain during the War of Independence in the 17C. Now restored it has a castellated feudal keep in the middle of a rectangular small surrounding wall wi..