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Grande Mercado Medieval de Obidos

Obidos, Portugal
+351 262 955 561
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What an atmosphere

It is amazing to see everyone in Obidos transform into a person from the Medieval times at this... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2015
Milan, Italy
A day trip to the medieval well preserved walled city of Obidos is well worth the time, cost and effort.

We've been to Portugal and returned for a short visit-we took a private tour of the well preserved... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2015
Larry D
Morristown, New Jersey
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Reviewed 14 October 2015

It is amazing to see everyone in Obidos transform into a person from the Medieval times at this very well made festival. Everywhere you go within the walls of Obidos during this time it feels as if you are taken back to another time a...More

2  Thank burkongla
Reviewed 10 September 2015

We've been to Portugal and returned for a short visit-we took a private tour of the well preserved medieval city of Obidos, and thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this remarkable and historic location. We walked for three hours and enjoyed the remarkable architecture, excellent small...More

1  Thank Larry D
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

I absolutely love this Medieval Festival. There's such a wonderful feel to the whole event. It's only 6 euros to enter and free for 10yr olds and under. The food is delicious and very reasonably priced. So is the alcohol. Everyone is so friendly and...More

Thank Sydneyjk
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

We didn't know this event was on - and I think stumbling across it made it even more amazing! The whole town was dressed in medieval clothes, there was a procession through the cobbled streets, pay 6euros to enter the fair and you've got actual...More

Thank Florence B
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Fantastic night out, very entertaining, plenty to see eat and drink. It is something that happens every year so it is very well organised Enjoy

Thank Joane863
Reviewed 5 September 2014

This festival in Obidos, is so spectacular, jousting sword fights and lots of small local shops, you can dine like a knight for a small amount of money

3  Thank Catherine L
Reviewed 19 August 2014

All the fun of the Middle Ages including Jousting, sword fights, minstrels singing, great hearty food and drink and silly low prices. Get a costume (near the gate) and you will blend in better and admission is included in the price. Only on during July...More

Thank HAR225
Reviewed 13 August 2014

First of all the town of Obidos is beautiful by itself. Secondly, if you like medieval fairs, than this is a must. The best thing from my point of view was hat you can rent a costume for just 1 euro. The regular adult ticket...More

Thank Yullee
Reviewed 11 August 2014

When you are in this part of the country and you have a chance to go to the Medieval Market do so! It is a great experience. Set inside the very impressive castle walls you can watch knights fighting at a tournament, you have many...More

2  Thank honguito
Reviewed 9 August 2014

We happened to be in the area and decided to casually pass by. We were blown away by the authenticity of the festival, the many people in costumes, the activities....highly recommended!!!

1  Thank TAscrenname2011
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8 August 2017|
Response from Gonçalo A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The medieval fair closed just this sunday. I think you can buy tickets online in obidos.bol.pt
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8 September 2015|
Response from Sydneyjk | Reviewed this property |
Hi Marc. The dates should be the same as this year's. Thursday 16th August to Sunday 2nd August. They run from a Thursday to Sunday...I think. Keep an eye on their website. Mercadomedievalobidos.pt No dates showing for... More