Range TypeBogus mountain grouping for this site
Highest PointPico Teleno (2183 m/7162 ft)
CountriesPortugal (71%), Spain (29%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
States/ProvincesGalicia (20%), Castilla y León (9%), Beja (6%), Évora (6%), Santarém (5%), Castelo Branco (5%), Bragança (5%), Portalegre (5%), Guarda (5%), Setúbal (4%), Viseu (4%), Faro (4%), Vila Real (4%), Coimbra (3%), Leiria (3%), Aveiro (2%), Lisboa (2%), Braga (2%), Porto (2%), Viana do Castelo (2%), Extremadura (1%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area121,563 sq km / 46,936 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent757 km / 471 mi North-South
324 km / 201 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long40° 23' N; 7° 35' W
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Map of Portugal-Galicia
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Portugal-Galicia.
Iberian PeninsulaLevel 2 (Parent)
         Portugal-GaliciaLevel 3
         Cordillera CantabricaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         PyreneesLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Castile RangesLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Sistema IbericoLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Balearic IslandsLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Andalucian RangesLevel 3 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Portugal-Galicia

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange4
1.Pico Teleno21837162 
3.Peña Trevinca21276978 
4.Serra da Estrela19936539 
5.Cabeza de Manzaneda17815843 
6.Pico de Nevosa15465072 
7.Pico Carris15375043 
8.Pico do Sobreiro15375043 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Portugal-Galicia

Serra da Estrela
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Serra da Estrela, the highest point of mainland Portugal (2012-10-18). Photo by Mark McAllister.
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Summit structures on Marão (2014-02-16). Photo by Rod Munro.
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Huge triangulation pillar restored in 1960 (2016-02-07). Photo by Jim Bloomer.
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