Distrito de Évora Travel Guide

  • Évora - Portugal
    Évora - Portugal
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  • Évora - Portugal
    Évora - Portugal
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  • Capela dos Ossos - Évora
    Capela dos Ossos - Évora
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Évora

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424,1500,24

Monsaraz

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88,262,5

Vila Viçosa

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33,80,4

Estremoz

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19,41,8

São Pedro do Corval

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1,5,0

Mourão

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15,31,0

Terena

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29,100,0

Escoural

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29,47,0

Reguengos de Monsaraz

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7,47,1

Portel

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30,96,1

Montemor-o-Novo

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6,22,0

Viana do Alentejo

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22,75,0

Lavre

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2,30,0

Alcáçovas

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16,76,0

Santa Sofia

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18,54,0

Quinta do Espinheiro

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23,78,0

Igrejinha

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20,45,0

Évora Monte

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5,26,0

Vale de Moura

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16,64,0

São Matias

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5,19,0

São Bartolomeu do Outeiro

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18,36,0

Oriola

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5,32,0

Graça do Divor

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14,42,0

Sabugueiro

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4,17,0

Redondo

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1,30,0

Ilhas de Cima

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4,23,0

Arraiolos

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1,13,5

Évora

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  • Chapel of Bones

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Évora Things to Do

    Capela dos Ossos or the Chapel of Bones belongs to Igreja Real de São Francisco (Royal Church of Saint Francis). Thais chapel is famous because of its ossuary constructed out of the human bones. But before to get in the ossuary you go through the cloister and enter to baroque chapel itself. In the chapel over the entrance to ossuary you will be...

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  • Albergaria Do Calvario

    Évora Hotels

    My husband and I stayed for 2 nights at the Albergaria Do Calvario and we enjoyed every minute of...

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  • Traditional Alentejo Food

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Évora Restaurants

    The good typical dishes from Alentejo, are prepared with conscience and respect for costumers and traditions. Going in a low season day, we found a service in a normal rhythm, unusual in those latitude. The three usual speeds in Alentejo (slow, very slow and stopped) were not respected, and we finished lunch in a very acceptable time, with a nice...

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Monsaraz

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  • Typical Town

    Monsaraz Things to Do

    In a plane and dry area called Alentejo, some hills are usually chosen to concentrate the small towns. In the plane, Reguengos de Monsaraz is a new town that became capital of large scale wine producing, but atop the hill, inside the medieval walls, the old town has been preserved, and keeps the look of the traditional villages of Alentejo. Though...

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  • Vila Planicie

    Monsaraz Hotels

    Rua da Barrada 13, Telheiro, Monsaraz, 7200 181, Portugal

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • S. João church

    Monsaraz Things to Do

    Discreetly lined with the white houses, there's a small church that (it seems - I couldn't read much about it) is dedicated to St John. It was closed, so I don't know how to visit it (and if it deserves to be visited or not)

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Vila Viçosa

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Estremoz

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  • Around Estremoz

    Estremoz Favorites

    The photos show a few of the things we saw on the streets of Extremoz after the military ceremonies had finished.The Cafe Aguias d'Ouro with its Art Noveau facade draws the eye.Beautiful church just off the main square.Blue tiles decorate many of the buildings (as in most Portugese villages/towns).An old woman on the bench, patiently waiting for...

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  • Pousada De Estremoz-Sta Isabel

    Estremoz Hotels

    Largo D Dinis 1, ESTREMOZ, Portugal, 7100509, PT

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Military Ceremony

    Estremoz Things to Do

    We arrived in Estremoz to visit the castle and as we entered the town found ourselves in the middle of blocked streets and the access to the castle closed. We saw military formations and quickly found parking nearby. The entire center of town was closed for the ceremonies we found there. Tried asking a few people about what this celebrated, but...

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São Pedro do Corval

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    The Olaria shop is on the main street of Sao Pedro do Corval and just one of many. We searched through about 5-6 shops and some were threadbare and some were colorful. In the Olaria we found the largest assortment of ceramics and lots of choices for gifts to take home.

    What to pay: Anwhere from 2-3 Euro all the way up into 100's of Euro.

    Olaria Jose Cartaxo, Sao Pedro do Corval, Portugal Olaria Jose Cartaxo, Sao Pedro do Corval, Portugal
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Mourão

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  • Candeias church

    Mourão Things to Do

    This church, integrated in the city walls, was built by order of king Pedro II, in 1681. Seriously damaged by Lisbon earthquake in 1755, it was restored about 50 years ago, respecting its original Baroque style.

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  • S Francisco church

    Mourão Things to Do

    Linked to Misericordia church by an arch, the interior of this small Baroque church is covered by tiles from the 18th century. No changes were made, and everything in it is original.

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  • Republica square

    Mourão Things to Do

    It is nice, the central square of Mourão. Dominated by a flourished band stand, classified as national monument, the well gardened square, with Portuguese cobblestone pavements, is surrounded by elegant buildings respecting the style proportions and colours of the region.

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Terena

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  • Old Renault 1300

    Terena Local Customs

    old racing car in very good shape. Very rare to find cars like thses nowadays. A perfect classic car...

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  • Lemons

    Terena Shopping

    you can pick them if you can. Remeber that is they are outside a person's house yard wall, they belong to the public. By law its like this. Either the way for what I've been noticing, the majority of poeple that live here are old and they can't pick these fruit, so, they will fall to the floor. lemons free

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  • Free oranges

    Terena Shopping

    you can pick them if you can. Remeber that is they are outside a person's house yard wall, they belong to the public. By law its like this. Either the way for what I've been noticing, the majority of poeple that live here are old and they can't pick these fruit, so, they will fall to the floor. free

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Escoural

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Reguengos de Monsaraz

Portel

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  • Houses

    Portel Things to Do

    Though not being amidst the most typical places in Alentejo, Portel respects the essential of regional city planning and architecture - small white houses, some with blue details, line the streets descending from the castle.

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  • Refugio da Vila Rural Hotel

    Portel Hotels

    Largo Dr. Miguel Bombarda, 8., Portel, Alentejo, 7220-369, Portugal

  • Castle

    Portel Things to Do

    With a very important role in our history, this castle was abandoned and fell in ruins. In 1910 it was officially declared a national monument, but that didn't help and degradation continued. Finally, in 1999, it was recovered with traditional techniques.

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Montemor-o-Novo

  • Ecopista do Montado: Hiking an abandoned...

    Montemor-o-Novo Sports & Outdoors

    The old train line running between Montemor-o-Novo and Torre da Gadanha which began in 1909 was inactived in 1988, and has been turned into a hiking trail in 2009. This route, which goes for 13 km, is now called Ecopista do Montado, a very easy walk, which is one advantage of being an old rail line -- it's flat and continuously straight! It's great...

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  • Feira do Pão e Doçaria (Bread and...

    Montemor-o-Novo Local Customs

    Every second weekend of May, Montemor-o-Novo pays homage to the wonder of bread and the delights of pastries in the annual Feira do Pão e Doçaria. Numerous stalls display and sell bread and sweets that the Alentejo region is known for, including sweet liquor, candied fruits, jams and jellies, and the famous plums from Elvas. Bakeries and pastry...

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  • Beer and chat all night long

    Montemor-o-Novo Nightlife

    This is a tradicional bar, with some tables on the outside. Good for staying all night long drinking and chating about things that, soon, will make no sense. Or maybe not ...Afte some beers will end up seing like this. No jackets required. Go as you are...

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Viana do Alentejo

Lavre

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  • Storks nests 1

    Lavre Off The Beaten Path

    this is very weird but beautiful at the same time. Also scare on the first look.These nests were considered National Monument by the portugeuse government.The storks dejects killed the ancient tress due to its acidity. Nature Nature...

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  • Strange bathroom

    Lavre Warnings and Dangers

    I don't really know about this bathrom if you want my opinion...urgh!! I got in a old gate (like everything here's in this village is old), and i looked right and i saw this.

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Alcáçovas

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  • Olive trees

    Alcáçovas Off The Beaten Path

    This image has no Photoshop or digital effect. Just the camera pointing the sun...This picture is on the road that heads Alcacer from Alcaçovas.

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  • Tasquinha do Zé Café

    Alcáçovas Restaurants

    If you want to taste local food and "petiscos" from the Alentejo region this is a must in town. Great cheese, olives and all other local products. Great local decoration and ambiance. Olives are very tasty. Nice bread. If you like wine hits is also a great place to enjoy local quality wines.

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  • Praça da Republica

    Alcáçovas Favorites

    On this main square you have the Royal House, the gardens of the Royal House and the street that head the Main Church, the Church of the Misericordia.

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Santa Sofia

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  • 100 metres run

    Santa Sofia Sports & Outdoors

    Well... if you stay to much time near this guy and you try to touch him, you'll have to make some sport alright. I hope that if that happens that someone has a set camera to photograph you. ;o)

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  • Local crops

    Santa Sofia Off The Beaten Path

    On the west part of the village you can see people grow some stuff that I have no idea what it is (city boy... ha).

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  • Public washing facilities

    Santa Sofia Off The Beaten Path

    This place was used to wash clothes and every woman could have a place to wash and dry their house clothes. Nowadays its a bit out of use but still in very good conditions. Everything still works and everything is also painted new (like everything on the village). I still found a lday using the facilities saying that she made that 40 years ago so...

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