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The city of Evora is world heritage not only for its monuments. Their culture, their streets, whitewashed houses, the latticed balconies, their uneven sidewalks, its Gothic doors and windows, narrow and irregular streets of the Jewish quarter, its...more
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The walled city of Evora was perhaps my favorite site to visit in all of mainland Portugal. Its churches, Roman ruins, archaeological sites, artwork, religious relics, cobblestone streets, and so much more, are easily accessible and a pleasure to view. Spend at least two full...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is the old walled city set upon a hill from the newer part. It is 99 percent cobblestone and has some nice climbs.If you have mobility problems, get a wheelchair or use a taxi. Both the bus and train statio are about a ten...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went with a private guide, We arrived early and as always, it is best. We loved the city and it’s history. So glad we made the day trip from Lisbon.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 729travel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed a couple of days in the "UNESCO world heritage city museum" of Evora which was a great experience, not very big and easy to stroll around and enjoy all the historic sites, was one of my personal favorite places to visit on our Portugal...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank c0verdale
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This city is, by far, the most beautiful so far that I have visited in Portugal. It has more than 4000 years of history. The ideal is to stay in it for at least a weekend, because there are so many attractions to see.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

The capital of the Alentejo Province is worth visiting. There are many remarkable monuments such as the Cathedral and the Chapel of Bones.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Evora has so much history and charm, that I was surprised to see not many tourists in there. The place is small enough to enjoy it without getting lost or overwhelmed. I suggest you explore it first by foot , but latter do a hop...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank JoyR1034
Reviewed November 21, 2018

I hadn't heard much about Evora, but I am certainly glad we stopped here. The history of the city is fascinating, especially the Roman ruins. The little city streets are fun to explore and the food is amazing. If possible, stay overnight. I do know...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 20, 2018

This City stood out in my memory after my first visit as a packpacker many years ago as a young person and I always wished to return to see if my lasting impression was accurate.It was.But now it is much improved in many facilities but...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Colm M
Reviewed November 19, 2018

It's a Unesco heritage. It will not be necessary to add much more to mention that you must visit this city. Excellent cultural and catering offer. Picturesque and elegant environment, Évora is a true treasure for tourists and nationals. But, although it is understood that...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Carlos J
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February 6, 2018|
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Response from ToffeeCambs | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it took us an hour & half, pretty good roads, very easy to find. Well worth the trip.