- 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 a 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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