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To explore Alentejo: this is why you are visiting this website. And this is why we make it available for you.

More than a place to simply stay, Evora and the whole Alentejo are an invitation to explore the riches of the history, monuments, landscapes. With activities and events to discover the culture and the products of the land that proud Alentejo people prepare with dedication.

We help you in your exploration of Evora and Alentejo by suggesting places to visit, itineraries and activities. Follow us!

Garcia de Resende Theatre, Teatro Garcia de Resende

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Teatro Garcia de Resende is a theatre with a name which honours a Renaissance important figure in Portugal (born in Evora) who was a poet, a chronicler, a designer and an architect. It is one of the best representations in the country of what we can call “Italian-style theatres”. José Ramalho Dinis Perdigão, owner of Garcia de Resende Theatre, started its construction in October 1881. …

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Skydiving in Evora Alentejo

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Skydiving in Evora is only one of the activities that proves that there are many reasons to visit Evora. Even for the daring! Because there is a lot of adrenaline over here! The tranquillity that everyone immediately associates with the Alentejo is one of the reasons why a parachute jump in Evora is a highly safe and unforgettable experience. My own father, at the age …

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Evora Town Hall

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Evora Town Hall is not only the stage of political activities but also of discoveries of its architecture during visits from tourists and people who live in town. The building of Evora Town Hall is an old palace and invites you in. Since the beginning of the creation of the municipality, the political decisions were not always made here, in Praça do Sertório (Sertório Square), …

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Agua de Prata Aqueduct, Aqueduto da Água de Prata

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Agua de Prata Aqueduct in Évora (Aqueduto da Água de Prata) is, for its size, one of the most impressive monuments in the city. It doesn’t let us forget the ingenuity required to provide the people in Evora with water since ancient times. For that and other reasons, it is considered a Portuguese National Monument since 1910. The construction of Agua de Prata Aqueduct was …

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Evora Tourist Office in Giraldo Square

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The Tourist Office in Giraldo Square (Praça do Giraldo) couldn’t have a better location. It is right in the centre of Evora. From here, you will set off to get to know all the monuments and taste all the delicacies that the nice Alentejo people will offer you. Visiting Evora on foot is always the best way to discover every single moment of its history. …

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Evora Nature trails – trekking and biking

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Evora Nature trails are supposed to be coved on foot or by mountain bike. They have been slowly built since 2005, starting with the first part of Ecopista. One of the main objectives of these nature trails was to encourage people in Evora to exercise while enjoying the pollution-free outdoors in Alentejo. But this same first infrastructure also meant to promote Evora as a tourist …

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