Dornes: 25 km from Quinta da Cotovia

Dornes is a village in the municipality of Ferreira do Zêzere.

The village is located on a peninsula in the Lake of Castelo do Bode, in the Zêzere River.

There is forestry, mainly eucalyptus for paper industry.

There is tourism, especially for people who are looking for tranquility and nature.

There are several hiking trails. There is a medieval tower, which belonged to the Knights Templar of Tomar Castle, with an associated Chapel. Starting from the village of Paio Mendes, another parish of Ferreira do Zêzere, electricity is an old pilgrims ' route 14 crosses at the Church in Dornes.




Knights Templar Tower


Center


Church of Dornes