Things to see and do - Montemor-o-Novo
Unmissable tourist sites
Montemor-o-Novo Travel guide
Montemor-o-Novo : Michelin's recommendations
The quiet town of Alentejo and agricultural market, Montemor-o-Novo is laid out at the foot of a hill that is crowned by the ruins of a fortified medieval town. The ramparts, which date back to the Roman period, are a belvedere over the countryside, dotted with olive trees. It is also the birth town of Saint John of God (1495-1550), a Franciscan monk who founded the Order of the Charitable Brothers. The 17C hospital has the same name.
Herdade da Ameira, Apartado 163 P - 7050-909 Montemor-o-Novo
The Ameira Hotel features tranquil accommodation in the Alentejo. The property features an adult and children’s outdoor swimming pools, a chapel and a vast green garden. Each morning a varied breakfast buffet is served in the property’s breakfast ro..
Rua Dr. Magalhães de Lima 81 P - 7050-556 Santiago do Escoural
This unassuming restaurant serves some excellent cuisine. It includes a balanced à la carte menu of Alentejo specialities and more traditional Portuguese dishes.
Herdade das Valadas P - 7050-031 Montemor-O-Novo
A restaurant with a Mediterranean feel occupying a glass-fronted dining room with views of a lake. The chef here conjures up cuisine with a contemporary slant, with a focus on well-defined regional flavours, exquisite presentation and the occasional ..