Marvão is a medieval village in Portugal. It is located on the border close to Valencia de Alcantara, Cáceres. It is a very quiet town, located on top of a mountain, where the views are wonderful. You can see it from the road, it's amazing. Originally arable, every year there is the festival of Al-Mossassa where its Islamic origins are remembered. The festival runs from October 1 to 5.