Lisbon, the national capital, is located 95 miles (153 kilometers) southwest of Nisa.
To find out why so many people choose Alentejo as a holiday spot, ensure you and your family schedule in some time to explore the many scenic and cultural attractions around Nisa. Journey 16 miles (26 kilometers) north from Nisa to Crato, where you'll find the Praca do Municipio and Crato Castle.
Around 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the west of Nisa is Tomar, a regional city which is home to Quinta do Falcao Bullring, Museu Luso-Hebraico Abraham Zacuto and Church of San Pedro de Tomar. Praca da Republica and Sao Joao Baptista are just a handful of the other visitor attractions in Tomar.
Every destination offers a fascinating history and this area has its own fair share of stories to tell. The fortresses in these parts provide a fascinating window on the past. Visit Alentejo's theaters, history museums and art museums. These are excellent spots to hang out, especially when the weather is a little moody.
For those who love the water, include some watersports in your itinerary. Scuba diving is a common pastime and another great activity is surfing. Experience Alentejo in a completely new way. Get above the clouds and try hot air ballooning.
You will be sad to say "Adeus" (farewell) to this interesting place.