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Grande Mercado Medieval de Obidos

Obidos, Portugal
+351 262 955 561
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Old town.

Nice old town. Lots of history. Walk around city walls. Beautiful views. Medieval market happens... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Mark D
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West Bloomfield, Michigan
Medieval Obidos

The medieval market happens once in a year, normally during summer period for 15/20 days. It's... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2018
GFLX
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Sintra, Portugal
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

Nice old town. Lots of history. Walk around city walls. Beautiful views. Medieval market happens once a year.

Thank Mark D
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

The medieval market happens once in a year, normally during summer period for 15/20 days. It's always good to see the medieval period recreated here, great actors and wonderful atmosphere. Don't miss it, if you are coming in the summer period.

1  Thank GFLX
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

They are simply abusing in the cost of the tickets. More and more this festival is made for tourism and foreigners and not for Portuguese. What a shame.

Thank Nuno M
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

local history and fare simply amazing. I love this little town and I am going back for more. they are so friendly and make sure you have a great time.

1  Thank LUCILA T
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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

The medieval fair or market, as you wish to call it, is in the walls of the small village, behind the castle, that hosts a charm hotel nowadays. As you ascend by the center of the village, you're asked if you want to go to...More

1  Thank Gonçalo A
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

Every detail has been taken into account to transport you to the midle ages. There is a very reasonable costume rental service (5€ each) we used for the whole family, that helped to make the atmosphere even better, the event is performed in a closed...More

1  Thank Miguel A
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

The city has feeling for past times. Shops, taverns a shortish walk in history. Several restaurants with local dishes and a unique Sour Cherry liquour drink

1  Thank GWarner9411
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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

One of the best opportunity to feel the athmosphere of medieval faire (focused on food mainly, which is great).

1  Thank Antoine P
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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Really was a wonderful day out, great market and experience for everyone in our party. Food was exceptional as well, although was slow in being served which resulted in it being very late getting our meal. Great staff too who made it an overall enjoyable...More

1  Thank Jon P
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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

This finishes this Sunday so time is running out. At the weekend it opens at 1pm. It's worth getting there a bit later when everything is set up. We arrived at 4pm and went straight to get a good seat at the jousting ring which...More

1  Thank Rubybirkenhead
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Response from Gonçalo A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The medieval fair closed just this sunday. I think you can buy tickets online in obidos.bol.pt
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