Vila Flor

More than five hundred meters above sea level, the municipality of Vila Flor boasts a populated landscape of vineyards, olive groves and boulders dotted by small branches of broom, Heather and Rosemary. The name of the County is referenced for the first time in a Charter of August 24, 1286 granted by Dom Dinis who, at the time of the creation of the village, erecting a brace of walls with five arched doorways, of which there is only one – the south gate or Arco de d. Dinis. In recent years, there has been a sustained development of the county seat, a fact proven by new infrastructure there created, as the Cultural Centre, the Sports Centre, the new Parish Center or Library. Urban and rural ambivalent, Vila Flor's economy continues to sustain itself in the primary sector, with particular importance for the production of wine, olive oil, almonds and fruit varied. The second pillar of the economic activity of the region is based on activities related to the construction, metalwork, wood processing and furniture. Public and private services are also well represented there, being that the commercial offer is very comprehensive and varied, making vis-à-vis all the needs of the population and visitors.

Where to eat in Vila Flor

Where to sleep in Vila Flor

Quinta da Pereira e Enricas
Quinta da Pereira e Enricas

19TH century House, inserted in extensive agricultural property, where still the cherry picking, olives, grapes and almonds. The interior features refined and …

Valonquinta
Valonquinta

The Valonquinta is located about 1500 meters of Vila Flor, in the municipal road between Vila Flor and Roios. The fifth occupies an area of 20 hectares, compri…

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