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Coordinates: 39°27′43″N 8°23′06″W / 39.462°N 8.385°W / 39.462; -8.385

Almourol is a small islet in the middle of the Tagus river in the civil parish of Praia do Ribatejo, located in Portugal's Center Region. The Castle of Almourol, a Portuguese National Monument, is located there. In relation to the Tagus river, the islet is in the middle of it, a few meters below the rivers confluence with the Zêzere River, in front of the town of Tancos.[1]


  1. ^ Gordalina, Rosário (1997). Seabra, João, ed. "Castelo do Almourol". (in Portuguese). Lisbon, Portugal: SIPA – Sistema de Informação para o Património Arquitectónico. Archived from the original on 7 November 2013. Retrieved 7 November 2013.