Cloisters - Convento de Cristo - Tomar

Cloisters - Convento de Cristo - Tomar

Looking out over the Claustro de Santa Bárbara towards the Claustro do Cemitério in the Convento de Cristo in Tomar.

On the right you can make out some of the famous Manueline Chapterhouse window.

There are a total of eight cloisters in the monastery.


Tomar travel guide »

Although a small town, Tomar plays a large role in a very important stage of Portuguese history, with links to the Knights Templar and the Discoveries, and remains an attractive and interesting place to visit.