Highlights of Evora: From Celtics to Romans
4.75 (16 ratings)
Be the hero of a city game where you will navigate Évora, one of Portugal’s most charming cities.
You will learn about the city’s rich past and ancient, multicultural heritage. From Iberian Celtics to Romans to North African Moors, you will explore all of Évora’s famous landmarks that celebrate those who have passed here throughout the centuries.
Évora may seem quiet on the surface but within lie many secrets. Are you ready to uncover them?
- Best during the day
- Best for couples
- Recommended activity for families
Places you will visit
It will take you
You will walk
Explore the ancient town centre of Évora, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
Discover the eye-catching Roman Temple
Uncover the mysteries of the largest Gothic cathedral in Portugal
Learn about the Chapel of Bones
The year is 1164. After a cycle of triumphs, Évora grows as a Moorish stronghold. Agriculture booms and the city thrives with the bustle of souks and commerce. The Sultan’s cousin Yusef an-Nasir rules the city.
You are Geraldo Sem Pavor, a Portuguese patriot and famous, wanted criminal. The King of Portugal D. Afonso Henriques has offered you a deal: fight for him in the south and win, and you get a full pardon.
Tensions abound, but you are determined to show the King what you’re made of.
Starting point Porta d'AvizR. de Aviz 145, 7000-592 Évora, Portugal
Finish point Palácio de Dom ManuelRua 24 de Julho 1, 7000-650 Évora, Portugal
Ratings and Reviews
30 Dec 2022
A very fun, entertaining yet learning way to get to know the city. Even more so for a family with youth. I recommend it.
What does a
game look like?
Discover new places
As you walk and tour around the city, you will visit new cool places.
Solve puzzles, crack riddles
You will test your wits and exploring abilities with fun challenges.
Learn fun history
Each place comes with its own bit of history that you'll discover as you walk.
Put yourself in the shoes of a famous fictional character and play out their story.