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Mértola Travel Guide: 28 reviews and 158 photos

Canoes in the river...
Cultural Trip

In the South Center of Portugal near Beja; on the way to the Algarve...


By the river Guadiana

You have water sports facilities here( for kayak-like sports); small hotels; good restaurants and many places to visit.


Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Quiet and beautiful
  • Cons:Not many activities available
  • In a nutshell:Good to relax and enjoy cultural and natural cenarios...
  • Last visit to Mértola: May 2005
  • Intro Updated Jul 31, 2005
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  • y2ketan2007's Profile Photo
    Jan 3, 2008 at 10:03 AM

    Seems like a beautiful place.Best wishes to you for great 2008.

  • Bwana_Brown's Profile Photo
    Jul 6, 2007 at 7:00 PM

    Nice photos of scenic Mértola! Now I'm sorry that my wife and I missed going that far east when we drove north from western Algarve toward Beja as we made further explorations in Portugal.

  • BluBluBlu's Profile Photo
    Aug 30, 2005 at 6:57 AM

    Looks a lovely spot Paula! Happy travels, Blu

  • Jim_Eliason's Profile Photo
    Jul 31, 2005 at 3:19 AM

    Kayaking here looks like fun!

  • quartinb's Profile Photo
    Aug 26, 2004 at 2:15 PM

    ,,,mertola , algarve MURRA?,,, atão isse é lá cousa q se diga da bela Mertola?,,, alentejo,,,,meu,,,alentejo!

  • Renescheffer's Profile Photo
    May 10, 2004 at 7:22 AM

    Paula Nice pics and nice village..... You are born there ? I was there in a pensao next to the river in the early 90 s... Lisboa is a nice towm...i have been there a lot of times... Rene

  • MURRA's Profile Photo
    Jan 19, 2004 at 9:20 AM

    interesting small town algarve


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