Alentejo Portugal

 

Alentejo is one big region of Portugal, mainly rural and scarcely populated. Its beautiful landscape, cultural heritage and excellent gastronomy are going to offer an unforgettable holidays, especially if you like to discover the nature and culture of a country.

In this beautiful region you must visit places like Évora, Marvão, Castelo de Vide, Mértola, Beja.

Check here all the articles about this magnificent region.

Travel guide to visit Alentejo, the biggest Portuguese region

Travel guide to visit Alentejo, the biggest Portuguese region

Occupying about a third of the Portuguese territory, Alentejo is a region with a lot to offer and is becoming more and more a destiny of choice for Portuguese visitors even though it is still an unknown paradise for visitors from other nationalities. Read my...

Discover Elvas, the biggest fortified city in Portugal and Europe

Discover Elvas, the biggest fortified city in Portugal and Europe

Elvas is one of the most beautiful cities in Portugal and, along with Évora, stands out in the Alentejo region, just a few kilometres away from the border with Spain. Join me and discover the biggest fortified city in Europe, listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage...

Discover which hotels are the best in Alentejo

Discover which hotels are the best in Alentejo

To help you prepare your trip to the beautiful Alentejo region, I've made a list of the three best hotels of each category and I took into consideration the many points of interest in this area. Discover the best hotels in Alentejo so that your trip to this region...

Top 10 of the places to visit in Alentejo

Top 10 of the places to visit in Alentejo

The biggest region in Portugal will surely amaze you with its beauty. To visit Alentejo is to discover a region full of history, amazing landscapes, a shore with 170 km of beautiful beaches; it's a place where you can sunbathe and go for a stroll on one of the most...

What to do in Evora in one day, the beautiful capital of Alentejo

What to do in Evora in one day, the beautiful capital of Alentejo

When planning your visit to Alentejo you must include in your list a trip to Évora. Located 1h30 from Lisbon, Évora has everything it takes to amaze you. Discover all the things to do in Évora and discover why it is also known as the "museum-city". The city has lived...

Top 10 of the best Alentejo beaches

Top 10 of the best Alentejo beaches

After the first three articles of the series of articles about the best Portuguese beaches, I continue south to show you my top 10 of the best Alentejo beaches. Here are the best Alentejo beaches: 1. Tróia Galé Beach - Grândola Of the Alentejo beaches, one that...