Exploring Obidos – Private Walking Tour for Couples
Embark on a romantic two-hour walking tour of Óbidos and immerse yourselves in the enchanting atmosphere of this medieval town. Begin your journey at the Sanctuary of the Lord of the Stone, a place of spiritual significance and tranquility. Stroll hand in hand to Porta do Vale ou Senhora da Graça, a picturesque gate that welcomes you to the heart of Óbidos. Continue to the Church of Mercy of Óbidos, known for its beautiful architecture. As you wander along, you’ll come across the Church of Saint Mary. Next, marvel at the grand Castle of Óbidos, a magnificent fortress. Stroll the charming R. Direita, a quaint street lined with colorful houses and delightful shops. Take a moment to admire São Pedro Church, a hidden gem with its rich history. Pass through the impressive Porta da Vila, the main gate that leads you into the heart of Óbidos’ historic center. Marvel at the Mão de Óbidos (Pomba de Óbidos), a unique sculpture that adds a touch of whimsy to the town’s character and.
- Professional local tour guide
Route & Duration
Sanctuary of the Lord of the Stone
A sacred place of pilgrimage and devotion, the Sanctuary of the Lord of the Stone is a symbol of faith and spirituality in Óbidos. It is known for its beautiful architecture and serene atmosphere. (Outside visit)
Porta do Vale ou Senhora da Graça
This picturesque gate, also known as Senhora da Graça, offers a stunning view of the surrounding countryside. It serves as an entrance to Óbidos and is a perfect spot to capture breathtaking panoramic vistas.
Church of Mercy of Óbidos
A striking example of religious architecture, the Church of Mercy of Óbidos showcases intricate details and exquisite artwork. It has played a significant role in the spiritual life of the town and is a testament to Óbidos' religious heritage. (Outside visit)
Church of Saint Mary
The Church of Saint Mary is a remarkable blend of Gothic and Manueline styles. Its grandeur and intricate design make it a captivating landmark in Óbidos, offering visitors a glimpse into the town's architectural history. (Outside visit)
Castle of Óbidos
The Castle of Óbidos stands proudly atop a hill, surrounded by medieval walls. It is a testament to Óbidos' historical significance and offers a fascinating glimpse into the town's past. (Outside visit)
R. Direita, or Straight Street, is a charming cobblestone street that runs through the heart of Óbidos. Lined with traditional houses, shops, and cafes, it is the main thoroughfare of the town and offers a delightful stroll through its historic center.
São Pedro Church
São Pedro Church is a beautiful religious monument with a rich history. Its architecture reflects different styles from various periods, making it a captivating sight for visitors. (Outside visit)
Porta da Vila
The iconic Porta da Vila is the main entrance to Óbidos. Passing through this gate takes you back in time, as you enter the well-preserved medieval town with its charming streets and historical landmarks.
Mão de Óbidos (Pomba de Óbidos)
The Mão de Óbidos, or Hand of Óbidos, is a unique sculpture depicting a hand holding a dove, symbolizing peace. This whimsical artwork adds a touch of charm to the town and is a popular spot for photos.
Aqueduto de Usseira
The Aqueduto de Usseira is an impressive aqueduct that once supplied water to Óbidos. Its majestic arches and engineering marvel are a testament to the town's historical infrastructure and architectural achievements.
In front of the Sanctuary of the Lord of the Stone
(Largo do Santuário 2510-071 Óbidos, Portugal) See Map
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.