Tomar in the Ribatejo Region is dominated by the 12th century Convento de Cristo standing high on the hill behind the town.
This magnificent building offers many highlights especially the Chapter House Window designed in 1510 by Diogo de Arruda.
Apart from the Convento de Cristo the town also offers other attractions. Take time to stroll along the River Nabao and enjoy shopping on the charming streets on the town centre. Tomar offers great local foods and wines and...more »