- It starts in Belas (Sintra) and ends in Lisbon in a total of 58 kms of length;
- The magnificent archery in Alcântara valley is 941 metres long, has 35 arches, having its biggest stone arch in the world with 65,29 metres high and 28,86 metres wide.
- It transported the water from 58 headsprings on 127 arches
- It witnessed many things in its long life including the legendary and dark story of the real serial killer in 19th century Lisbon. His name was Diogo Alves and he threw his victims from the top of the aqueduct after robbing them…
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