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Grande Mercado Medieval de Obidos

Obidos, Portugal
+351 262 955 561
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A bit of history to see

The city has feeling for past times. Shops, taverns a shortish walk in history. Several restaurants... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2016
San Diego, California
Feel the authentic medieval taverns

One of the best opportunity to feel the athmosphere of medieval faire (focused on food mainly... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2016
Antoine P
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Reviewed August 15, 2016

The city has feeling for past times. Shops, taverns a shortish walk in history. Several restaurants with local dishes and a unique Sour Cherry liquour drink

Thank GWarner9411
Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

One of the best opportunity to feel the athmosphere of medieval faire (focused on food mainly, which is great).

Thank Antoine P
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

Really was a wonderful day out, great market and experience for everyone in our party. Food was exceptional as well, although was slow in being served which resulted in it being very late getting our meal. Great staff too who made it an overall enjoyable...More

Thank Jon P
Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

This finishes this Sunday so time is running out. At the weekend it opens at 1pm. It's worth getting there a bit later when everything is set up. We arrived at 4pm and went straight to get a good seat at the jousting ring which...More

Thank Rubybirkenhead
Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

It was really nice bringing you back in the medieval time! It was not easy with a stroller with a baby. I recommend you to bring a baby backpack so you can climb the walls and enjoy the shops.

Thank lpgrenier
Reviewed July 25, 2016

You can choose to be part of this Kindom history and theme, or just feeling the atmosfere. Good music, some additional entertainment. How ? You and your friends can select what to dress, a King a Priest, or any other from the Kindom of Obidos....More

Thank EduardoBonaparte
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Obidos itself is a beautiful Walled city, well worth a visit, but if you can get there when the festival is on, it is well with the visit. A brilliant walk back in time, with an amazing procession, street musicians, great medieval style food, jousting,...More

1  Thank Yvonne F
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

This festival has evolved in the years I have visited and this year has been the best. You can really see the game of thrones influence. This is a must if visiting the area. There is plenty to see and do and none in our...More

Thank KieranKPK1963
Reviewed October 14, 2015

It is amazing to see everyone in Obidos transform into a person from the Medieval times at this very well made festival. Everywhere you go within the walls of Obidos during this time it feels as if you are taken back to another time a...More

2  Thank burkongla
Reviewed September 10, 2015

We've been to Portugal and returned for a short visit-we took a private tour of the well preserved medieval city of Obidos, and thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this remarkable and historic location. We walked for three hours and enjoyed the remarkable architecture, excellent small...More

Thank Larry D
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Looking for the 2016 schedule. Anyone know when it will run?
September 7, 2015|
Response from Sydneyjk | Reviewed this property |
Hi Marc. The dates should be the same as this year's. Thursday 16th August to Sunday 2nd August. They run from a Thursday to Sunday...I think. Keep an eye on their website. Mercadomedievalobidos.pt No dates showing for... More