The national capital Lisbon is located 100 miles (161 kilometers) northwest of Pias, while Vilamoura is 75 miles (121 kilometers) to the southwest.
To understand why so many holiday-makers go for Alentejo as a place to vacation, make sure you and your loved ones set aside some time to explore the wider area. Make tracks to Moura, and explore the Moura Castle and Jardim Doutor Santiago. Moura is approximately 6 miles (10 kilometers) from Pias is a good place to spend a little time. Another choice is to go to Serpa. It's about 10 miles (16 kilometers) from Pias and is home to the Serpa Castle and Praca da Republica.
Evora is about 40 miles (64 kilometers) from Pias. This center includes a great selection of points of interest, including Termas Romanas, Anta Grande do Zambujeiro and Jardim Publico. Evora Cathedral, Igreja de Sao Francisco and Montemor-o-Novo Castle are also good places to head to.
This region is known for its fine ruins; these are often portals into the region's rich past. Visitors to Alentejo often spend time exploring the region's gardens.
Take some time to relax in the region's beautiful waterways by going sailing or swimming. See this region in a new way. Join the birds and try hot air ballooning.
At the end of your stay in Pias, pack up your camera and mementos, spend your last of your euros on last-minute souvenirs, and bid Adeus (farewell) to this unique holiday spot.