Island of Castelo - Rota do Românico

Nature and Landscape

Island of Castelo


Castelo, Fornos, Castelo de Paiva

41.066667, -8.262222

+351 255 689 500

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Also known as "Ilha dos Amores" [Island of Love], it is the ex-libris of Castelo de Paiva. Located at the confluence of the rivers Paiva and Douro, this island is a magnificent venue for water sports or simply revel in the beauty of the landscape. Admire the ruins of a 15th-century chapel and the ancient village of Castelo which are just nearby. You will surely not forget these unique moments shared with nature.