Lisbon, Portugal's capital, is roughly 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the west of Montemor-o-Novo, while Vilamoura is 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the south.
Discover the attractions in Montemor-o-Novo. The Montemor-o-Novo Castle is a good one to start with.
Alentejo is much-loved by travelers from all over the world. To see why, visit the other interesting attractions around Montemor-o-Novo. Mora and Azaruja are just two of the many other places worth seeing while you're in Alentejo.
When you come to Montemor-o-Novo, visit Evora. Approximately 17 miles (27 kilometers) to the east, this regional transport and shopping hub is home to Anta Grande do Zambujeiro, Praca do Giraldo and Montemor-o-Novo Castle. University of Evora, Evora Museum and Cromeleque dos Almendres are just a few of the many other visitor attractions on offer here.
Alentejo is a great destination for visitors interested in gardens. Should the weather turns nasty; don't panic, Alentejo offers some terrific history museums, theaters and art museums, that will keep culture vultures entertained and dry.
Visitors in search of adrenaline and adventure shouldn't miss the chance to test their limits by joining a hiking or horse riding adventure. The Alentejo area has a number of great places to enjoy scuba diving, so make sure you leave room in your schedule to fit it in. Swimming is another popular activity here.
As your time here draws to an end, spend your last euros on that last souvenir and say Adeus to the interesting characters you've met and the landscapes you've seen.