Back

Miradouro da Cruz Alta

Luso, Mealhada

Presentation
This is the highest point of Serra do Buçaco (Buçaco Mountain), at the height of 547, where it starts sloping towards Luso. It?s a privileged place to enjoy the landscape of Buçaco. The view from this vantage spot is dazzling, as from here you can see the Atlantic Ocean (West), Serra da Estrela (Southeast) and Serra do Caramulo (Northeast).

Notes

It?s cross was built in the 17th century to replace the old wooden cross that was destroyed by lightning. It is made of polished stone, and symbolizes the final stage of the cross of the Via Sacra.

Characteristics

Acesso ao Recurso
On Horse
By Foot
Private car
Tourist Bus
Double traction van
Van
Public Mini-Bus
Tour Mini-Bus
Moto-Taxi
Taxi
Actividades desenroladas dentro do recurso turístico
Birdwatching
Wildlife Observation
Flora Observation
Walk
Cycling
Horse Rides
Bicycle Rides
Taking pictures and filming
Contacts
Miradouro da Cruz Alta


Coordinates: N: 40º22'18, W: 8º21'56
How to reach us
Enter your location
Leave your comment
Where to stay Accommodation in Bairrada
Curia Palace, Hotel, SPA & Golf
Tamengos, Anadia
Curia Palace, Hotel, Spa & golf offers you the greatest experience of an historical resort in Portugal. Strategically located near the A1 highway...
Quinta de São Lourenço
São Lourenço do Bairro, Anadia
Palace Hotel do Bussaco
Luso, Mealhada
The last palace of Portuguese Kings was transformed into the most legendary Hotel in Portugal and into one of the most beautiful and historical...
  • Foundation
  • Developed by