Museu Luso-Hebraico Abraham Zacuto
On a charming cobbled lane in the old town, you’ll find the country’s best-preserved medieval synagogue. Built between 1430 and 1460, it...
Igreja de São João Baptista
The old town’s most striking church faces Praça da República, itself an eye-catching ensemble of 17th-century buildings alive with the...
Núcleo De Arte Contemporânea
This modern museum showcases the work of 20th-century modernists and surrealists as well as contemporary artists from all over Portugal.
A charming side-street bar with movie stills of Bogie.
People flock to this brightly lit, mirror-walled pizzeria just behind Igreja de São João Baptista for excellent pasta, pizza and meat...
Café Paraíso information
Lonely Planet review
This old-fashioned, high-ceilinged deco cafe serves as a refuge for anyone in need of a mid-afternoon snack and a shot of caffeine or whisky.