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Parque do Fontelo

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Avenida Jose Relvas, Viseu 3500-143, Portugal
+351 232 431 114
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A Cool Haven on a Hot Day

We had been in the city all day, sightseeing, and were definitely flagging, so decided to find the... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
FiftyFifty5050
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Montgomery, United Kingdom
Parque do Fontelo / Viseu

Many hectares of diverse forests and is well known in the city of Viseu; wonderful nature in the... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Manuela L
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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“small forest” (2 reviews)
“peacocks” (2 reviews)
“trees” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Avenida Jose Relvas, Viseu 3500-143, Portugal
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+351 232 431 114
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

We had been in the city all day, sightseeing, and were definitely flagging, so decided to find the park. What an amazing resource for local residents, a stadium, swimming pool. courts, sports facilities and the opportunity to walk under the cool umbrella of trees on...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Many hectares of diverse forests and is well known in the city of Viseu; wonderful nature in the shadow of nice high trees; a place of choice for walks and relaxing moments for the practice of outdoor activities, picnics, or just for the contemplation of...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

The parque is rather a small forest with old and high trees, surrounded by high stone walls, a nice escape from the noise of the city. Some decorated fountains give an historical touch. There are also some peacocks in the parque running freely.

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

This is a large park area of woodland near the town centre. Some of the areas were suffering for lack of rainfall during our visit.

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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

This urban park (essentially a small forest), is mainly frequented for runners, or during the weekends for families with kids. It is very nice for a small walk, mainly in the summer. The main sporting venues. (Football fields, swimming pools, tennis courts, gymnastic pavilion) are...More

Thank José T
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