REGION

COVA DA BEIRA

Ruralidade e Tradição

Coba da Beira is a depression with a plain surface, situated between the mountain range of Gardunha and the mountain range of Estrela. Here, the source of the river Zêzere is located and, together with other water tributaries,makes this region one of the most rich places in water resources.

Coba da Beira have a mixed population wich is commonly concentrated in urban spaces and very scattered in some rural areas, most of them in little farms.

There are a big ammount of natural viewpoints where it is possible to wacht the mountain range of Estrela, Covilhã and Belmonte (north), as well as fields of the zone of Castelo Branco, Penamacor and Idanha-a-Nova.

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