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Best things to do in Evora

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Historic Site
“The temple is believed to have been constructed around the first century A.D., in honour of Augustus, who was venerated as a god during and after his rule. It is surrounded by religious buildings associated with the Inquisition in Portugal, including: the Sé Cathedral, the Palace of the Inquisitor, Palace of the Dukes of Cadaval, the Court of the Inquisition and, the Church and Lóios' Convent, as well as the Public Library and Museum of Évora.”
11 locals recommend
Hostel
“Historical old town, Unesco Heritage Roman ruins, about 90 drive through the Alentejo wine country ”
17 locals recommend
Establishment
“Weird chapel with walls and ceiling decorated by hundreds of human bones, small side building to larger church. This was made by some monks long time ago. ”
8 locals recommend
Museum
“Évora's museum, with a great colection of pre-historic, roman, islam and medieval times items, collected in the city or the surrondings. There is also a collection of ancient paintings and jewelry.”
7 locals recommend
Church
“Évora Cathedral. It deserves a visit inside, and in the terrace you'll have a great view of all the city center.”
9 locals recommend
Plaza
“Praça do Giraldo, the main square in Évora: 1 minute walking from Tejo House.”
10 locals recommend
Portuguese Restaurant
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“Has an excelent national and international reputation! A golden fork! Deserves a visit!”
11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Very good restaurant with typical food, in the same street of TeJo House. We reccomend.”
9 locals recommend
Park
“Public garden has 2 nice terraces to have a coffee. There is a fine playground to go with the children.”
3 locals recommend
Portuguese Restaurant
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“Amazing Restaurant 40 mt from the house! The owners choose a traditional menu with amazing dishes and wine to amaze you! 2# on TripAdvisor”
5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Mais um bom restaurante com muita qualidade e boa comida. Preço acima da media.”
6 locals recommend
Establishment
“Nice place to go and visit, for a day of culture. And enjoy Évora its one of my favorite towns in Portugal. There is also a Roman Temple, just in front of the Fundação FEA.”
2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Tem a estação rodoviária de Santiago do Cacém onde chegam e partem autocarros de luxo para mais de 300 destinos que não se alcançam de outra forma, excepto viatura”
4 locals recommend
Church
“Very beautiful church, with a newly opened museum anda the famous Chapel of Bones. In the terrace you'll have a nice view.”
2 locals recommend