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Event Dates: September 08, 2013

About this Event

The Romaria de Nossa Senhora da Pena is one of the more charismatic pilgrimages of the region of Vila Real.

This festival always takes place on the second Sunday of September in the parish of Mouçós in Vila Real. The main attraction are the platforms that make up the procession, which reach up to 22 meters (72 feet) high and are carried on shoulders by more than 100 men.

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Latitude: 41.316350000
Longitude: -7.673172000
Elevation: 2292 FT (699 M)
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