The provincial capital of Beira Baixa is a modern town with wide boulevards, parks, and gardens. There are some handsome buildings here, as well as a lovely formal garden and a superb museum. The surroundings are noteworthy for their natural beauty. Lying just off the main north–south IP2 highway, Castelo Branco is easily accessible from all parts of the country.
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