Streets and Alleys


Rua de Santa Maria is the main connecting link between the core of the Castle, located in the upper part, and the nucleus of the Monastery, in the lower part of the city.

Rua Nova (Egas Moniz Street) presents a built of very different periods, from the medieval to the architecture from the17th to 19th centuries, deserving prominence the House of the Rua Nova of medieval roots, constituting one of the typological examples more characteristic of the designated jutting-out houses.