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Silver Water Aqueduct

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Rua do Muro 8, Evora 7000-602, Portugal
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Reviewed 8 November 2018

We enjoyed the sites of Evora on a quick stop while driving back to Madrid. Worth a stop to explore the area.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ken Q
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We walked for miles, from near the center of town to the outskirts and were fascinated by how the aqueduct winds its way through and around neighborhoods.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank plazeski
Reviewed 11 October 2018

From beginning to end a great hike. Just a tad hidden as you exit the city but well worth the effort. Views of cork and eucalyptus, of olive groves and vineyards, of monasteries, and all at no cost and essentially a private tour (we saw...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Judi L
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

This aqueduct is relatively recent in construction given the history of Évora. It is still a wonder of engineering. In the city the houses are integrated into the aqueduct.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Climb14ers
Reviewed 7 October 2018

The aqueduct built to supply the town with water in the 16th century still terminates in the northern sector of the walled town. Unusually, the arches of the aqueduct have been filled over the years with vernacular buildings and the vertical space for each cottage...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MarkW55
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Quite an impressive Roman aqueduct just outside (and inside) the city walls of Evora. It is easy to find. Worth a quick visit. It is still said to be functioning.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gyanfernando
Reviewed 2 September 2018

The aqueducts made to bring water to the town, a wonderful case of town planning. Must see, but most possibly you will anyway come across them as you walk through the alleys of the town.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Basav_Roychoudhury
Reviewed 16 July 2018

It is the most important hydraulic work in Portugal in the 16th century and is one of the main constructions of King John lll reign. The length is of 19 Kms with a height that reaches up to 12 meters.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

The aqueduct is a must see and it is interesting to see how the locals have used the space to build houses and stores. We drove around the city to see the aqueduct. Feel free to skip if you have seen the aqueduct in Segovia...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RachanaMundra
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Inside the city wall the aqueduct has been incorporated into the fabric of neighbourhoods to the point where homes and businesses have been built under its arches. Outside the walls the aqueduct runs for kilometres.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank FWontheroad
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