The municipality of Redondo is situated in Alentejo Central and has two main entrance doors: plain to the South and the Serra d'ossa North. The human presence comes from ancient times. Over time the influences of the various peoples who settled here were rooting in the habits and customs of the people, and can today be experienced and covered by those visiting Round. In August, every two years, the streets of this village are adorned with wonderful colored paper shapes, outputs from the effort and imagination of the population. Redondo also stands out for its regional products, including honey, olive oil and the sausages.
What to do in Redondo
Castelo de Redondo
Castle built by King Denis in the 14th century, possibly on previous fortification. It has about oval with six turrets, two towers and two gates. Currently retains primitive walls cloths, the doors of Ravessa and watch and remains of the alcaidaria, with ogival slots. The Bell Tower was built in the reign of King John II and was the residence …
Museu Regional do Vinho
Open since 2001, this space features the several stages and techonologies used in the wine production, namely agricultural objects, images and texts, as well as local ceramics.
Convento de São Paulo da Serra de Ossa
Construction built in the 15th century, its current aspect has been the subject of changes in the 16th and 18th centuries. Note-If the Baroque fountain called Mãe d ' Água, the home of the washbasin (De Profundis), the refectory, the …
Jardim Municipal do Redondo
A garden with a magnificent white marble fountain, ornamented by swans. It is mostly green and has several garden benches.
Igreja Matriz de Redondo / Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Anunciação
Although already existed the primitive Temple in 1380, the current church was only to be done in 1587, after having begun his works in 1572. In the 18th century was restored. It can see if 18th century tiles, which are …
Porta do Postigo
Another one of the doors of the Castle, surmounted by campanil and sundial that subsists. Was increased in the Manueline period and the connection to the Puerta del Sol or Ravessa is made by Castle Street.
Centro Cultural de Redondo
A cultural space with a modern, appealing architecture, inaugurated in 2006. It organizes cultural activities such as cinema sessions, theatre, dance performances, exhibitions and music concerts.
Cadeia Comarcã de Redondo
Construction of the 20th century, this former jail served for compliance with penalty of imprisonment up to 3 months, where he played for intimidation and continuous isolation in cell, except for prisoners who adopted good conduct. Currently houses the municipal …
Porta da Ravessa
Porta da Ravessa or Puerta del Sol is one of the two doors of the Castle and guard the brand manufacturers of cloth had to be bound in the markets and fair-the official brand of the rod and the cubit.
Igreja e Convento de Santo António
18th century Church consists of a nave, chancel, transept, choir and fake side chapels, which are attached to the convent. Was founded in 1601, the Religious House of Santo António of piety by the 5th Earl of round, called Dom …
Barragem da Vigia
A dam on the Vale do Vasco Brook (Guadiana River Basin), surrounded by the typical sceneries of the Alentejo region. Sports and leisure are conditioned to certain rules of use.
Piscinas Municipais de Redondo
MultiSport complex composed of two indoor pools and one outdoor. The latter is of heated water and is also swimming Municipal school.
Biblioteca Municipal do Redondo
A space where one may read and consult manuscripts, papare and other archives. It is also a play centre and aims to promote reading habits.
Zona de Lazer de Redondo
Quiet Park, with lots of shadows and tree species that provide high quality leisure time.
Where to eat in Redondo
The restaurant left the initial, modest tavern to occupy a different space, 100 metres away. The de…
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Very spacious, nice restaurant, serving great Portuguese food and regional specialties, which can h…
Where once guarded the cereals and wine was the family, works Porfírios restaurant today.
Nice, simple space, offering typical dishes of quality, of which belong to the lamb stew, soup of c…
Nice presentation, restaurant offering a good alternative, if you want a different meal. Even if yo…
Small restaurant, simple and welcoming environment provided by the fireplace room offers. The Lamb …
Where to sleep in Redondo
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