In the vicinity of Marvão you will find ‘antas’ (dolmen(), which date back between 4,000 and 2,000 B.C. Antas consist of several upright stones with a horizontal capstone where in the past bodies were buried together with tools, art objects, and weapons. There is a 30 kilometers long car route along the antas and megaliths in this region. To the south of Marvão lies the Roman excavation site Ammaia, where you will also find a museum.
The surroundings of Marvão are perfect for walking. From Marvão you can make a nice walk through the hills of Urra to Castelo de Vide and our quinta. For this walk we will bring you to the starting point of the town and from there you can walk back to us.