Tavira History Images
Tavira Roman Bridge
The memorial on the "Roman Bridge" was been erected in remembrance of those who died between 1383-1385, fighting for Portugal’s independence.
Tavira: Porta de D. Manuel
The old lane leads down from the castle through the doorway to the centre of the city.
Only several parts of the walls and towers of the ancient Moorish castle have survived the earthquake of 1755. Still you can get an idea of the size and fortification of this building located on top of the upper town.
Tavira: Castle Gate
The garden of the castle behind this iron door is worth a visit.
Pousada de Tavira: Tower
Looking at the remains of the ancient tower you can imagine the dimension of the former Moorish castle, where the monastery is located.
Excavation work taking place in the old part of Tavira below the hill of the castle.