Zezere River, Tomar

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The Zêzere is a river in Portugal, tributary to the Tagus. It rises in the Serra da Estrela, near the Torre, the highest point of continental Portugal. The Zêzere runs through the town Manteigas, runs through Belmonte, passes south of the city Covilhã and east of the town of Pedrogão Grande. It flows into the Tagus in Constância. It is the second longest river in Portugal (the Mondego is the longest). Its slope allows for the hydroelectric powerplants of Cabril, Bouçã and Castelo de Bode.Dams and ReservoirsBeginning at the headwaters, there are 3 dams on the Zêzere: To visit Zezere River on your trip to Tomar, use our Tomar holiday builder tool .
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  • Take one of the many little roads/tracks down to the river beaches in this area. You will be amazed by the scenery - absolutely breathtaking. And so quite and peaceful at this time of year (May...  more »
  • It's pretty and you can walk alone next to it. Just like any other river. But you can expect the cafes along the sides are overpriced.  more »
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