Evora is located approximately 70 miles (113 kilometers) from Lisbon, the national capital, and about 100 miles (161 kilometers) from Vilamoura.
Evora has a couple of interesting tourist attractions, including Templo Romano and Evora Museum.
It's hardly surprising the area around Evora is a perennial favourite with vacationers from across the globe; Alentejo is an Aladdin's Cave of fascinating attractions. Redondo, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the west, and Portel, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northwest of Evora are worth visiting if you're keen to explore this region further.
Organise transportation and spend half a day in Evora, a shopping and transport center for the region, located less than 1 mile (1. 6 kilometers) from Evora. The city has a range of tourist attractions, such as Jardim Publico, Evora Cathedral and Evora Museum. If you're looking for more, check out Anta Grande do Zambujeiro, Templo Romano and Praca do Giraldo before heading back to Evora.
Discover some of the pieces of the region's rich cultural tapestry at Alentejo's great history museums, art museums and theaters. Alentejo has been blessed with some significant temples, sure to move visitors of all faiths and denominations.
If you enjoy the water, this is a great place for watersports. Canoeing is popular and another great activity is surfing. Should you hear the call of the great outdoors, follow the lead of local thrill seekers and spend the day horse riding or mountain biking.
When it is time to depart this unique place, say goodbye the way locals do, with a hearty "Adeus."