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Busy but nice

Nice street to browse and taste the occasional pastey/liqueur. Can be pretty busy in high season... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
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Nice pleasant street

THis is the main road into the old town, and leads to the castle and several churches. Nice... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
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Obidos 2510-001, Portugal
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Nice street to browse and taste the occasional pastey/liqueur. Can be pretty busy in high season but plenty of sidestreets that follow the direction. Cobblestones and small stores in plentiful

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Reviewed 4 August 2018

THis is the main road into the old town, and leads to the castle and several churches. Nice pleasant cobblestone/tiled small road, with pleasant shops and restaurant/cafes on either side.

Thank alikarim
Reviewed 25 July 2018

This is the main street of the village which will lead you all the way to the castle. Both sides of the street have lots of souvenir shops and also restaurants. Its a pretty street with beautiful houses with plants hanging off its walls and...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2018

This is the main street in town, cobblestone and consistent on colors. It truly is a tourist village. Enjoy the stroll, enjoy the trinkets along the way and enjoy the sunshine.

Thank chicago90Phoenix
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Rua Direita runs from the portal gate into the village at one end to the castle at the other end. Lined with quaint shops and cafes it is the attraction most visited after walking the wall or visiting the church. Not too crowded when I...More

Thank FWontheroad
Reviewed 9 June 2018

I loved Obidos! It is a charming place to spend time with your friends and family. We were there just few hours, but I would love to come back and to stay much longer! There are still so many places to visit over there!

Thank Yelena O
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Rua Direita is a gorgeous cobblestone Street which leads directly to the castle . The street is full of tourist shops, cafes & restaurants. However it’s extremely busy due to all the tourist buses arriving from all over . It’s better to stay overnight &...More

Thank Ellemay
Reviewed 22 April 2018

You can do a loop through Obidos on the high road Rua Direita (busier) or the low road. There are many shops and cafes lining the walk. If you bought Ginja in a chocolate cup every time you passed a shop selling it you would...More

1  Thank Don P
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Touristy? Yes, but an absolute MUST-SEE! 14th century walls, winding lanes, pots of flowers everywhere, tiny shops, all of which sell the famous cherry liquor (ginjiba) in edible dark chocolate cups for a buck a shot (okay, it's a euro). There's a pillar in the...More

1  Thank happy_in_paris_10
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Although full of tourists it is worth to take a walk and see all those small houses, restaurants and shops. It leads to the castle.

Thank Joanna K
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Response from holiday-view23-7-11 | Reviewed this property |
Best to park and walk through to the castle there is a car park next tot he castle not far to walk