Top 10 Things to do in Vidigueira, Alentejo
Vidigueira (Portuguese pronunciation: [viðiˈɣɐjɾɐ] or [viðiˈɣeɾɐ]) is a town and a municipality in the District of Beja in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 5,932, in an area of 316.61 km².
1. Herdade do Sobroso
5 based on 31 reviews
The 1600 hectares of the estate, located between the Mendro Mountain Range and the plains of Alentejo, alongside the Guadiana River and the Alqueva Dam, is the stage to an adventurous stay. Wine Boutique Hotel with 11 Rooms and a tradicional Restaurant. The Winery is open every days, with Wine Tours with Wine Tasting.
Reviewed By 659hansk - Lagos, PortugalLagos, Portugal
We had a great time at this wine estate, lovely authentic house no luxury but a real experience. The staff is fantastic and always helpful and are explaining all the typical Alentejo food and habits.The wine is very good and really value for money. From t
2. Cortes de Cima
5 based on 44 reviews
Come visit us and enjoy a guided tasting of selected Cortes de Cima wines in our tasting room, while enjoying breathraking views of our vineyards. Opening time: Monday to Friday (closed on holidays and weekends) 9h00 - 12h00; 13h00 - 16h00 (prior booking required)
Reviewed By kmartin72 - Truro, United KingdomTruro, United Kingdom
Spent a wonderful afternoon at Cortes de Cima, such a beautiful place and the service was so very personal. Helena did an amazing job of explaining everything about the vineyard and we learnt so much about the wine making process. No question was consider
3. Herdade Do Rocim
4.5 based on 31 reviews
Reviewed By atw1946 - Stockton-on-Tees, United KingdomStockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
This is the future of wine production in Portugal
Its reassuring to see the future with large scale investment in wine production in portugal in spite of all its economic & austerity problems .We were taken to this very modern wine estate started in 2000,created with special regard to the Topographic , t
4. Villa of Sao Cucufate
4 based on 58 reviews
Reviewed By barbararitchie - Lisbon, PortugalLisbon, Portugal
Well-presented Roman Villa archaeological site outside Beja
This well-presented archaaeological Roman villa site is now open to visitors: there is a comprehensible audio-visual presentation with detailed computer-graphic reconstructions of the site, etc. etc. The impressive Villa ruins were later re-used c. the 11
5. Cella Vinaria Antiqua
5 based on 48 reviews
Cella Vinaria Antiqua is a secular Wine Cellar & Museum, restored and converted into a workshop for produce, preserve and disseminate the millenarian technique of producing wine in clay amphoras. A singular space that tells a story with thousands of years and that brings together the best of the history, the culture, and the tradition of Alentejo.
Reviewed By dmm47 - Ottawa, CanadaOttawa, Canada
Just spent a delightful and informative two hours touring this unique wine operation with one of the owners and tasting the red, white, and ‘palhete’ (a blend of white & red grapes). The wines are fermented in 1600-litre amphora located in a restored ston
6. Herdade Grande
5 based on 7 reviews
We are integrated in the Alentejo Wine Rout and we receive groups that can taste our products and, if they wish, buy them in the Wine Cellar Shop.Visits and wine tasting are from 10 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Mondays through Saturdays.To ensure the best quality of service, advance booking of visits is recommended.
Reviewed By FeloDC - Florianopolis, SCFlorianopolis, SC
Fomos super bem recebidos pelos proprietários, passeamos pelo vinhedo e tiver uma verdadeira aula de historia e enologia com a proprietária.
7. Ribafreixo Wines
5 based on 10 reviews
In addition to the production of award-winning wines, we offer several wine tourism experiences that allow visitors to have direct contact with the Alentejo's wine, nature and the local gastronomy in the panoramic restaurant of the winery. Visits to the winery, wine and regional products tastings, picnics in the vineyards, wine-tasting workshops or cooking classes are available by prior booking.
Reviewed By JML01 - Paris, FranceParis, France
We visited Ribafreixo, the winery and had a 6 wine tasting after. The staff (Miriam) was extremely nice and knowledgeable about the property and the wines. Ribafreixo obviously invests in training its staff and one can tell. The wines were great, particul
8. Quetzal Art Center
4 based on 18 reviews
Reviewed By Jacquelinevdhaar - Veenendaal, The NetherlandsVeenendaal, The Netherlands
If you like modern art, this is a nice stop! It's in a new building of the quetzal vineyard. It was quite a big exposition. We got explanation of Noberto, one of the guys there, which helped a lot to understand the different projects.
9. Museu Municipal da Vidigueira
4.5 based on 3 reviews
Reviewed By Ercilia G
Museu com excelente qualidade
Lugar magnífico e encantador. Adorei a visita o espaço está muito bem concebido transportou-me para a minha infância. Parabéns à entidade responsável pela recolha que foram ao mais ínfimo pormenor. Recomendo vivamente e penso lá voltar.
10. Igreja de S. Francisco
4.5 based on 2 reviews
Reviewed By Sheila K
Go see amazing site?
If you don’t see many sites in Porto make sure you have this one on the top Five sites to see! Stepping thru the doors your jaw will drop with this magnificent view. All gold and ornate, wooden sculptures of people, vines, flowers, birds, cherubs etc. Unb