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Typical shopping street but look up at the architecture and tiles!

The main thoroughfare thru this old village. All roads in town run past or thru Rua Direita... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Seattle, Washington
Very nice shops

This village is just amazing and this is a perfect shopping street for some great finds. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
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Obidos 2510-001, Portugal
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All reviews main street chocolate cup small road cherry liquor nice walk lots of souvenir shops dark chocolate take your time both sides old town shot ginja tourists stroll pots castle village
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The main thoroughfare thru this old village. All roads in town run past or thru Rua Direita. Lots of cherry liquor samples being sold in chocolate cups (Ginja)

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While Obidos is close to Lisbon and so an easy day trip, it is not worth the time. It consists of one street - filled with tourist souvenir shops. Walking the street is fairly treacherous... the cobblestones are of course uneven, which become ever more...More

Thank alesquire
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This village is just amazing and this is a perfect shopping street for some great finds. Lots of cork items. Upscale linens and pottery. Watch out for the occasional horse and carriage ride going by. Never thought I'd see that here but there it was....More

Thank Jbap
Reviewed 24 September 2018

The best way to see Obidos is to go thru the town to the castle using one small road toward the right and return by the road on the left. This is the left road. Lots of souvenir shops, cafes, restaurants. Can really be crowded...More

1  Thank Chinapjs
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

Thank Weekend_traveler_87
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

Thank traveller_prk
Reviewed 29 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 10 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
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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