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Alcobaça

Highly recommended
Alcobaça
The Essential
Highly recommended
In this city you will find the most beautiful Cistercian abbey in Portugal. Situated in an agricultural region, at the confluence of the Alcoa and Baça, Alcobaça has as it main resources the production of fruit and wine and the manufacture of a cherry liqueur. It is also a very lively centre selling local pottery and you will find, spread along the pavements of the main square in front of the monastery, vases, fountains and bowls in various shapes.

Must see

Michelin's recommendations for Alcobaça

Mosteiro de Santa Maria Mosteiro de Santa Maria
Mosteiro de Santa Maria
Seen from the outside, these 18C
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Santa Maria Monastery Church
Santa Maria Monastery Church
Thanks to restoration work, this church
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Abbatial buildings of Santa Maria Monastery
Abbatial buildings of Santa Maria Monastery
This monastic complex is impressive.
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Museu da Junta National de Vinho
Museu da Junta National de Vinho
Set up in the storeroom of a local wine
São Martinho do Porto
São Martinho do Porto
This seaside resort is located to the
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