Explore the fascinating history of Obidos' medieval hilltop village, as you journey throughout the town's fortified walls before roaming on your own. Meander cobblestone streets, passing whitewashed houses teeming with colorful blossoms and the town's 14th-century castle. Admire vibrant ceiling frescoes and elaborate hand-painted tiles in the Church of Santa Maria. Enjoy approximately 45 minutes wandering streets independently, strolling around Pillory Square, or savoring authentic Portuguese cuisine at a local eatery.
• Obidos: Stroll cobblestone streets in the hilltop fortified medieval village, sightseeing its 14th-century castle centerpiece and picturesque whitewashed homes.
• Church of Santa Maria: View gorgeous ceiling frescoes, ornate hand-painted tiles, and stately Renaissance columns.
• Independent Exploration: Spend 45 minutes strolling at your own pace, visiting Pillory Square or enjoying lunch in a cafe.
• THIS TOUR IS OPERATED BY A TOUR OPERATOR THAT HAS BEEN THIRD-PARTY VERIFIED TO AN INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED SUSTAINABILITY STANDARD.
What To Bring:
• SeaPass card and photo identification
• Cash/credit cards
• Sun protection
What To Wear:
• Hat and sunglasses
• Walking shoes
• Conservative church attire
• Guests must be able to walk approximately .5 miles over uneven and cobblestone surfaces with steps.
• No exposed shoulders or knees in church.
• This tour is not recommended for guests with walkers or wheelchairs.