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An Obidos Must See

Medium size church with beautifully restored interior located in center of walled village. Tilework... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
geoffrey O
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Entryway with exquisite blue tiles

One of two places that have beautiful tiles in Obidos. They really are impressive. Hard to get s... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chinapjs
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Medium size church with beautifully restored interior located in center of walled village. Tilework in sanctury is outstanding

Thank geoffrey O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of two places that have beautiful tiles in Obidos. They really are impressive. Hard to get s really good look however. Easier to see them in detail in one of the churches

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 1 September 2018

Most beautiful and well preserved entrance to a wonderful town where history is present all around. Many times to make it even more enchanting, musicians will be playing in addition to the atmosphere!

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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Covered in blue and white glazed earthenware Azulejo tiles in a style called called Niche Faïencéein the 18th century the upper part of the entrance is a Chapel to beautiful tiled chapel, the tiles depict the passion of Christ while the frieze on the stucco(?)...More

Thank Ray H
Reviewed 5 August 2018

One really gets the impression of a formal entryway. Although some of the tiles were lost in the earthquake - a few of them remain near the top. The traditional musicians were a nice touch.

Thank Sharron G
Reviewed 4 August 2018

This is a nicely tiled entranceway as you enter the old town thru its gate. The tilework on top is very nice, and there are usually musicians performing in the entranceway.

Thank alikarim
Reviewed 25 July 2018

As you enter the village, you will pass through a gate like structure, you need to turn back to actually see this beautiful tilework on the top part.

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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

A beautiful entrance to the castle at Obidos, and certainly makes you want to stop a while and look. We visited the castle in three occasions during our holiday and each time musicians were playing traditional music under this “dome”. Certainly worth stopping to take...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

I wouldn't call it an attraction in itself. But it's within the entrance gate to the walled city of Obidos. It's worth stopping for an extra look, and there were organised buskers playing right below. One pair of drum players as we entered, and a...More

Thank Thomas2000040
Reviewed 28 June 2018

The main picture on the profile is well lit; it is not this bright first thing in the morning. It is a beautiful arch and tiles, but you will pass through it in a minute.

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