Igreja da Misericórdia
The russet-coloured, Lego-like castle has great views over the town and surrounding countryside. It was restored in the 1940s and you...
Museu Municipal de Arqueologia
Just below the cathedral is the impressive, well-laid-out Museu Municipal de Arqueologia. In the centre is a well-preserved 4m-wide,...
Museu da Cortiça
The Museu da Cortiça is housed in the Fábrica do Inglês (English Factory), a large complex, unashamedly catering to large groups. The...
Located below the castle entrance, the Café Ingles has a wonderful, shady terrace and is everyone's favourite spot. The food is...
Igreja da Misericórdia information
Lonely Planet review
The 16th-century Igreja da Misericórdia, plain apart from its distinctive, fanciful Manueline doorway (not the main entrance) is decorated with curious heads, pine cones, foliage and aquatic emblems.