Vidigueira

The municipality of Vidigueira is located in Beja and Évora and is the smallest room of the Baixo Alentejo. The origin of its name is not consensual; your story is surely long and dates back to prehistoric times, and there are traces of the Paleolithic, the Neolithic, the Bronze age, and iron from the Roman era. In addition to an interesting architectural heritage, Vidigueira is linked to several routes that are worth a visit: the wine route of the Alentejo, the route of the bread and wine and the Fresco route. Is it worth makes the connection of this wine-producing region, as do bakeries where, still today, the bread is kneaded by hand and baked in a wood-fired oven, or visit a selection of specimens of murals of some chapels and hermitages. The quality of the gastronomy of Vidigueira is recognized, there is no shortage of the açordas, stew, soup, lamb and pork in the menus of the restoration site. In confectionary Almond Cake reigns, the escarapiada, the flounder, the drunks, the sericaia and the soaking wet. To mark the passage through the municipality, it is suggested the purchase of tiles, clay or wooden parts. The popular festivals and fairs occur in various moimentos of the year and are a good way to learn a little more of the people and traditions of the vidigueirenses.

Best Of Vidigueira

A Cascata

Vidigueira

Antigo Castelo da Vidigueira do Paço dos Gamas

Vidigueira

Roman fortification, rebuilt by the Moors and transformed into a medieval castle. Completely destroyed by the action of the Christian Reconquest, was rebuilt in 1439, the House of Braganza. It was later erected here the Paço dos Ranges, of which ...

Casa de Fialho de Almeida

Vidigueira

This House was born on May 7, 1857 Dr. Jose Valentim Fialho de Almeida, novelist and pamphleteer. Fialho de Almeida, in addition to illustrious critic was also the strongest and original prose writer of his generation. He died in March ...

Casa de São Cucufate

Vidigueira

The Casa de São Cucufate is a villa of the reign of Queen Mary I, fully restored to offer the tourist all the desired comfort. Rural style with living room and fireplace and interior courtyard.

Convento de São Cucufate

Vidigueira

Also known for the ruins of Santiago, it was originally a Roman villa from the 1st century CE, as amended in the first half of the 2nd century and destroyed in the 4th century, to give place to the building ...

Encruzilhada

Vidigueira

Simple restaurant, old, with friendly service. The proposals are varied and represent, with efficiency, regional cuisine, the prices very affordable.

Herdade das Sesmarias

Vidigueira

In the Alentejo, next to the Serra do Mendro, Herdade das Sesmarias is famous for its fine wine and cuisine. Combines a rural atmosphere to comfort and leisure, which can be seen simultaneously by the décor of its ten rooms ...

Jardim Público de Vila de Frades

Vidigueira

A garden with very good looking flowerbeds.

Museu Municipal de Vidigueira

Vidigueira

A museum located in the old building of the primary school. It is composed of two different exhibition areas, one of which inspired by the building itself, that deals with the history of primary teaching in the parish since the ...

Quinta da Fé

Vidigueira

House of Alentejo-style construction with beautiful landscapes and a Creek. The decoration of the rooms, with details from all over the world, join the presence of classical music, which make your stay special. The seven hectares of land allow the ...

Rua do Algarve

Vidigueira

This street as well as other of Pedrógão feature a type of construction not always characteristic of Alentejo. Here perhaps taking advantage of the geological features of the site or the surrounding area, some homes are built with an integral ...