Castro Laboreiro belongs to the municipality of Melgaço and is located in the Peneda-Gerês National Park.
  It has one of the richest prehistoric patrimonies in the country, which includes engravings and cave paintings, 120 Dolmenes (dated back 5000 years) and Cistas (funerary megalithic monuments). This village has a rich historical and architectural heritage, highlighting its own type of fortified buildings in Castro Laboreiro, the Castle of Castro Laboreiro – classified as a national monument, the Parish Church of Castro Laboreiro, the Pelourinho of Castro Laboreiro, dated from the 16th century, classified as a building of public interest; Medieval churches, community ovens, granaries and mills.