Obidos Village, Obidos

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Discover the quaint, medieval Obidos Village, which is encircled by castle walls. This romantic village is nicknamed the Wedding Present Town because it was a gift from King Dinis to his new wife in 1282. The entire village is a National Monument and is known as an extremely well-preserved example of medieval architecture. Stroll among its charming squares, cobblestone streets, and colorful homes. Visit the town museum, Santa Maria church, Misericordia church, and Amoreira aqueduct. Using our world travel planner, Obidos attractions like Obidos Village can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • A super beautiful medieval city with intact city walls with a castle. After passing the gate, you will see the main street, Rua Direita, directly in front of you. It was possible to walk on the walls....  more »
  • I’ve been to a decent number of European villages and this is one of the best. It appears to be transported in time from many centuries ago. The town is really great.  more »

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