Torre is the highest peak of mainland Portugal. It is the high peak of the Serra Da Estrela mountain range, which is located in the westernmost portion of the Iberischen Scheidegebirges, a mountain system that spans from east to west across the center of the Iberian Peninsula. Torre is located within the Serra da Estrela Natural Park, and is a popular tourist area for hiking in the summer and skiing in the winter.

The Serra da Estrela is also famous for its wonderful cheese called "Queijo da Serra", as well as its smoked sausages.

Elevation (feet): 6,539
Elevation (meters): 1,993
Continent: Europe
Country: Portugal
Range/Region: Portugal-Galicia
Latitude: 40.321813
Longitude: -7.61301
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: May, Jun, Jul, Aug
Nearest major airport: Porto, Portugal
Convenient Center: Castelo Branco

Thanks to Fᢩo Barros for adding this peak.

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