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HOW TO GET TO ÉVORA

Airplane: The region is served by Lisbon International Airport. The trip from the airport to Parque das Nações (Gare do Oriente) can be made by metro (Red Line).

Train: CP - Comboios de Portugal connects Lisbon to Évora with Intercidades trains. 
Schedules available at  www.cp.pt/passengers/pt/consultar-hours

Bus: The National Express Network provides road transport for passengers between the main locations in the country. Schedules available at  www.rede-expressos.pt

 

 

 

GETTING TO THE FESTIVAL PLACES

THEATER GARGIA DE RESENDE

Joaquim António de Aguiar Square 7000-510 Évora

Bus: TREVO - Transportes Rodoviários de Évora  ( Blue Line )

Taxi:  266 734 734 - www.izzymove.pt

SOROR MARIANA AUDITORIUM

Rua de Diogo Cão, 8 -7000-872 ÉVORA

Bus:  TREVO - Évora Road Transport ( Blue Line )

Taxi -  266 734 734 -  www.izzymove.pt

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ABOUT ÉVORA

The city of Évora is the capital of  district of Évora , in the region of  Alentejo  and sub-region of  Central Alentejo , with  52,295 inhabitants, in 2021. Évora is the only Portuguese city that is a member of the Network of Oldest European Cities.

The city of Évora is home to the  County  de Évora, the fifth largest municipality in Portugal, with an area of 1307.08 km², subdivided into 12  parishes . The municipality is limited to the north by the municipality of  Arraiolos , northeast by  Estremoz , east by  Redondo , southeast by  Reguengos de Monsaraz , south by  Portel , southwest by  Viana do Alentejo  and west by  Montemor-o-Novo . It is the seat of  District  and from an old diocese, being an ecclesiastical metropolis ( Archdiocese of Évora ).

Its well-preserved historic center is one of the richest monuments in Portugal, earning it the epithet City-Museum. In 1986, the  historic city center  was declared  World Heritage  through the  UNESCO .

 

It is known as the capital  in fact  of  Alentejo .  

The city of Évora is a candidate for European Capital of Culture 2027.

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