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Silver Water Aqueduct

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Rua do Muro 8, Evora 7000-602, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

Thank gyanfernando
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

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.

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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

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.

Thank FWontheroad
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Fascinating to see how buildings were incorporated into the ancient aqueduct. It was amazing to wander the streets and take pictures of the town.

Thank Kelly O
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Take a moment when in Evora to look at the aqueduct that still serves the city. It is an example of superior engineering that the Romans were known for. They did not build anything on the cheap or halfway. Wish we had that kind of...More

Thank Arthur H
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

The aqueduct of Évora is very impressive. In many places, Rome included, you will see a section of an aqueduct and know it will end after only a short distance. In Évora, it seemingly never ends. I wish I had the time to walk the...More

Thank NXTTRP
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Long standing and still in tact after all these years and is really a sight to see.. On the outskirts of town and our hotel overlooked it...

Thank K C
Reviewed 3 May 2018

The people have build their houses under and around the pillars of the aqueduct. On more than 8km they had only 21m hight difference and made it working.

Thank Thomas C
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