Located at the top of Serra de Seirrãos at 803 metres, the viewpoint provides the best known view of the town of Boticas. Surrounded by agricultural fields, with Serra do Leiranco in the background, it is a mandatory postcard for those visiting the municipality.

From here, the view extends through the Terva River valley to the Galician mountains in neighbouring Spain.

The viewpoint is part of the GIAHS Observatory Network.

The Tesouro do Barroso (Barroso Treasury) Viewpoint is part of the GIAHS Observatory Network – Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems, implemented in the Barroso region in the municipalities of Boticas and Montalegre.


The Tesouro do Barroso viewpoint is located in the municipality of Boticas, 6 km (11 minutes by car) from the county seat via R311 (towards Salto).

GPS coordinates: 41.678247, -7.679030

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