Convento da Orada

Convento Da Orada

Located near the village of Telheiro, Reguengos de Monsaraz, in the heart of the Alentejo plain, the construction of the Convento da Orada began in 1700. This convent housed until the beginning of the century. XIX the Order of Agostinhos Descalços. According to local tradition, this convent is linked to Dom Nuno Alvares Pereira, since it is believed that he prayed here before the battles against Castile.

The Convento of Orada is today adapted to Rural Hotel and also has an archaeological museum and several rooms for exhibitions or events.

Other places to visit

Monsaraz village
Monsaraz Castle
Lake Alqueva
Church of Santa Maria da Lagoa
Hermitage of Santa Catarina
Fluvial Beach of Monsaraz
Tower of the Esporão
Cromeleque do Xerez
Pottery of São Pedro do Corval