Gourmet Adventures in Alentejo

Savor the flavors of Alentejo in Portalegre District. Feast on hearty dishes like “Migas,” a traditional bread-based dish seasoned with herbs, and “Ensopado de Borrego,” a succulent lamb stew. Pair your meal with a glass of regional wine and delight in the flavors of this bountiful land.

Crafting Your Wilderness Escape

Craft your wilderness escape to experience the best of Portalegre District’s natural beauty and historical charm. Traverse the mountains, hike through lush valleys, and savor moments of serenity amidst nature’s grandeur.

Unveiling Legends of the Wild

  • In the town of Castelo de Vide, it’s said that the natural springs have healing properties, originally discovered by a shepherd whose sickly flock suddenly improved after drinking from them.
  • Local folklore whispers about a mysterious lady, Moura Encantada, wandering the medieval Marvão Castle and is trapped there by a spell, that can only be broken by a brave knight. on a full moon night.