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Obidos, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Which truly love visiting Óbidos. When we entered there was a musician playing guitar that echo the gorgeously. Then we walked out onto the cobblestone street field with shops and restaurants. We walked all the way to the end where there is a castle. Plenty...More

Thank AlohaWoman
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stopped and wandered the streets of this wonderful walled city great food, lots of shops, and for the fit folks - a walk along the top of the wall. Well worth the stop - and self proclaimed “chocolate” center of Portugal!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

As you approach Obidos what stands out is the still intact 14th century wall surrounding it and the castle which is now a pousada. You can climb the medieval walls and walk around the city and view the roof tops from above. The village itself...More

1  Thank jamusaba
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Lisbon heading to Porto and stopped in the village of Obidos. Of all of the villages we visited in Portugal this was our favorite stop. We were able to find a parking lot near the village that was FREE with just a...More

1  Thank wwjd1947
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did not initially plan to visit Obidos however it was convenient for a much stop. So Glad we stopped here. A walled gem of a town with very few cars. Ramparts, a huge moorish castle, gorgeous painted buildings and colourful flowers and bushes everywhere....More

1  Thank Slakdaddy
Reviewed 1 week ago

narrow cobblestone streets and interesting shops lead up to the castle. We tried the Ginjinha cherry liqueur in a chocolate cup. Unfortunately when we were there the narrow lanes were crowded with tour groups that made it difficult to look or take photos. Once you...More

Thank Ramikat
Reviewed 1 week ago

enjoyed walking around here inspire of the multiple touristy shops that have almost the same things in them.

Thank mfctennis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Obidos is a quaint walled village, full of history, quirky cobbled streets, with lots to discover. Every alley and street holds a hidden gem, and you can get lost in the maze for a while. The huge walls wrap the town, and you can walk...More

1  Thank TravelLass82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a small village inside walls. A bit touristy, but stop anyway. You are able to climb to the top of the walls, but there are no railings so if heights bother you, just admire from below. We saw some women trying to climb...More

Thank Kathrine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Obidos is worth the visit. The prettiest little village .... as if Disney went legitimate and Portuguese at the same time. If you get tired of all the schlock shops on the Direct Street, try the higher altitude one that parallels it. Quieter and really...More

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May 8, 2018|
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Response from Iamalpha | Reviewed this property |
There is a large parking lot as you approach the main gate to the town, can’t miss it. Pay from 9 am to 8 pm but free on weekends.
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November 28, 2017|
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Response from Roberto070now | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for the delay. I could spend three or four days in Obidos, but if time is an issue, a day trip from Lisbon or one night would be fine. In terms of hotels, the pousada, operated by Pestana Hotels is... More
May 5, 2017|
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Response from AnderPiedra | Reviewed this property |
Regarding the tour I cannot help you. But I can suggest Memoria restaurant, quite slow but good food