Lisbon, which is the national capital, is situated 45 miles (72 kilometers) southwest of Santarem.
During your stay here, check out the Igreja do Seminario. Another attraction is the Igreja de Marvila.
This part of Portugal is visited by people from all over the world. To understand why, get out and explore the places in the vicinity of Santarem. Benavente, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the north, and Entroncamento, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southwest of Santarem are good places to visit if you're keen on learning more about this region.
Get some transportation spend half a day in Fatima, a regional center, located some 25 miles (40 kilometers) away from Santarem. This regional center has a wide range of attractions, such as Mira de Aire Caves, Wax Museum and Church of the Most Holy Trinity. If you're still looking for things to do, visit Fatima Basilica, Dinosaur Footprints Natural Monument and Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima before you head back to Santarem.
If the sun is shining, head outdoors and discover Centro's open-air museums, gardens and open-air exhibits. Make the effort to gain a deeper understanding of Centro by understanding its earlier chapters. A good place to begin is by visiting the area's old towns.
Water-based sports are a popular pastime here. Don't miss the opportunity to go canoeing or swimming; this area has some perfect areas for it. Head outside and get amongst it in the Santarem area. Have a go at mountain climbing or give hiking a go.
When the time comes to return to the familiarity of home, you'll be bidding this special place a sad Adeus (farewell).