Visit To Capela Do Monte (Monte’s Chapel)

Visit To Capela Do Monte (Monte’s Chapel)

place Cultural Center of Barão de São João
4.00 km
Min 5   Max 12
Minimum Age 10
Target Audience: All
Difficulty: Easy

Guias: Rosário Magalhães / Filomena Carmo

November 04 2023
From 14:00 to 16:00

Guided tour of Capela do Monte, which includes a summary of the reason for its existence and some architectural features. The activity begins at the Barão de São João Cultural Center, from where a walk of about 2 km will take place to the Chapel. The walk will be held exclusively in Portuguese, and the visit to the Chapel can take place in Portuguese or English.

The visit will only be possible if it does not rain on the day.

NOTE: Bring comfortable clothes and shoes for walking, water and snack.

How to get there

By car: Arriving in the city of Lagos, at the Municipal Stadium roundabout, head towards Bensafrim. At Portelas exit, take the EM 531 on the left towards Barão de São João, passing through the Monte Judeu site. Go straight ahead towards Barão de S. João, and after entering the village of Barão de São João you should follow the signs that indicate the Mata Nacional. The Cultural Center is located just before the forest entrance on the left.