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The Friars’ Forest

A Floresta Dos Frades Convento Dos Capuchos©PSML EMIGUS


Convent of the Capuchos


1,5 hours


Families with children aged +8

Meeting Point

Ticket Office

The grounds of the Convent of the Capuchos are today regarded as a precious area of ancient woodland, preserved for centuries by the Franciscan friars who lived there and made use of it for food and natural remedies, and who had a deep respect for nature.


Let's learn about these resources and discover how they were used in the past. 


Route with accessibility restrictions, uneven surfaces and access by stairs. Comfortable footwear suitable for walking recommended.

Dates available

13/07/2024 - 3:00 pm

10/08/2024 - 3:00 pm

Price list

Adulto (18-64 years old)
10 €
Youth (8-17 years old)
10 €
Senior (>65 years old)
10 €


Holders of these tickets must be at the convent's ticket office 15 minutes ahead of the scheduled time. There is no delay tolerance.

The tour starts and ends at the entrance to the monument.

How to get there