Monforte de Lemos attractions

Tower in Monforte de Lemos

Torre da Homenaxe

The 13th-and-14th-century Torre da Homenaxe, the stout and sturdy keep of the medieval castle of the Counts of Lemos, looms atop the Monte de San Vicente. It's 30m high, with 3m-thick walls. Exhibits on medieval Mon…
Museum in Monforte de Lemos

Centro do Viño da Ribeira Sacra

The Ribeira Sacra Wine Centre has displays on the region's wine, culture and history, brought to life in enjoyable 45-minute guided visits, usually scheduled for 11.30am, 12.30pm, 5 or 5.30pm and 6.30 or 7pm Tuesday…
Monastery in Monforte de Lemos

Colexio dos Escolapios

The Colexio dos Escolapios, a large and austere Renaissance monastery with a 100m-long facade, now functions as a school. You can take a guided tour to see its two impressive cloisters, monumental staircase and two …