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Rocky Formations of the Barrocal da Tôr - Malhada Velha - Clareanes
The Rocky Formations of the Barrocal da Tôr, are situated in Malhada Velha, West of the geodesic vertex Landmark of Barrocal da Tôr, East of Clareanes, with Cruz da Assumada at South and SW, Corgos de Santa Luzia at South, Paixanito at SE, Tôr Village at NW, ribeira (stream) das Mercês and Querença at north.
This field gots rocky formations with unique characteristics, the whole area has very individualized natural forms: towers, reliefs pedunculated, backs, arms, among others, half hidden by environment vejetation. Among the structures appear completely carpeted, some red earth areas, it is possible in any given space to find small dolines. The area is very rich in shrubs, and medicinal aromatic herbs.