Once apon a time, millions and millions of living things died to form this limestone... Then, a mere 120 million years ago, huge dinosaurs had a wee stroll on it and left these footprints, which were then covered by millions of years' worth of sediment. Suddenly, the floor was shoved up vertically by brutal hidden tectonic forces. This exposed the surface to the elements, which eroded the sediment to expose the footprints!!! This trail of dinosaur footprints is believed to b
Cascata do Rio Mourão - Montelavar - Sintra Sintra never fails to surprise! This section of Rio Lizandro is truly spectacular and has one of the finest waterfalls in the area. Once you've driven through an ugly industrial area you finally approach the small village of Anços. There's is a sign to the waterfalls from the road and after a short walk down you will be amongst one of Sintra's finest natural wonders.