Entroncamento is close to a diverse collection of Santarem’s well-known sights. Two destinations that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the fabulous Igreja Matriz and the iconic Almourol Castle. Two other great attractions close by Entroncamento are the Quinta do Falcao Bullring and the Church of San Pedro de Tomar.
You’ll find some interesting cultural highlights in and around Entroncamento. Walk through the exhibits and enjoy the quiet of Wax Museum in Fatima, the Museu Luso-Hebraico Abraham Zacuto in Tomar and Apparitions Museum.
If you have time in and around Entroncamento, be sure to visit Fatima Basilica in Fatima, the Grutas de Mira de Aire in Batalha and the Praca da Republica in Tomar. Should you feel the need for a little spiritual renewal, pay a visit to the area’s most sacred sites, such as the Church of the Most Holy Trinity in Fatima and the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima.
Dr. Magalhaes Pessoa Stadium, Leiria is the perfect place to experience Santarem’s passion for soccer, and to see local legends, the U.D. Leiria, in all their glory. On weekends the stadium overflows with white and red, as crowds come together to cheer on their beloved team.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, consider booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. The Hotel Dos Templarios, Tomar, the Hotel Santa Maria, Fatima and the Hotel Estrela de Fatima are just some of the many great places to stay around here.