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One of the few things for kids in Evora

Evora is lovely, but not exactly a destination for young kids. I spent several hours in this park... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2018
Paul W
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St Neots, United Kingdom
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For a pleasant time / Kellemes, nyugis időtöltés

If you are in Évora, then go to this place. Really relaxing, nice garden with freely walking... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2017
JollyR_HK
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Budapest, Hungary
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Praca 10 de Maio, Evora 7000-650, Portugal
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Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Evora is lovely, but not exactly a destination for young kids. I spent several hours in this park with my toddler whilst my wife was at a conference and the peacocks, and play area kept him entertained well.

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Reviewed September 14, 2017

If you are in Évora, then go to this place. Really relaxing, nice garden with freely walking peacocks and geese. I went there early in the morning and there were fewer people and nicer temperature than in the afternoon (September). Palácio de Dom Manuel is...More

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Reviewed April 27, 2017

My wife and I walked down to the park after seeing the Chapel of the Bones so it was a lovely place to lift our spirits again. There is a small hut near the entrance to the park where you can get drinks and a...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed April 25, 2017

A great first introduction to Evora. Peacocks (lots of 'em) parading around courtyards of the old ruins. Geese in and around the small central lagoon. People strolling and smiling. A kiosk for coffee and snacks. Good place to hang out. There's even a guard -...More

Thank SeattleRoamer
Reviewed March 7, 2017

A beautifully maintained park which incorporates part of the city wall. Enjoy a peaceful coffee and chat with the resident geese, ducks, turtles and a substantial group of peacocks, some of who are very willing to show you their plumage. A nice spot to spend...More

Thank johngcurrie
Reviewed September 27, 2016

If the paths and the walls could talk. Take this walk in time through this pretty old park. If you are in town it is worth the stroll. Their is a refreshment stand at the church side entrance. This is a quiet attraction. Very pretty...More

Thank Lynn N
Reviewed November 14, 2015

When coming out of the “Real Church of San Francisco and the Bones Chapel”, you can walk to your left for about 200 meters to have a nice walk into the “Jardim de Diana also nicknamed the Jardim Publico”. Very nice location in which from...More

Thank Hans G
Reviewed October 20, 2015

A very pleasant park by the palace. It has a little pond with geese and a fountain. There are several peacocks and the whole park is part of the medieval walls and includes a children's section with a mini zip line. There is also a...More

Thank Lusitanopuro
Reviewed September 12, 2015

This is a very enjoyable, peaceful park to visit with some ruins, interesting buildings and beautiful flowers.

Thank Diane M
Reviewed May 25, 2015

This is a quiet green area where you can spend some time enjoying the greenery, flowers, when blooming and the nearby ruins where you will probably see the peacocks. You can take a quiet stroll, bring your lunch and stop at a nearby cafe for...More

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