Troia is located between the Sado Estuary Nature Reserve and the Arrabida National Park on the Alentejo's northern coastline.
The small seaside town of Vila Nova de Milfontes lies on the edge of the River Mira, which rises high in the Serra do Caldeirao.
Luis and Elsa farm cork oak trees. Their family has been farming these trees, set within two 800 hectare estates, for five generations.
Located just 2km from the centre of Vila Nova de Milfontes, the grounds of the Herdade do Freixal overlooks the estuary of the River Mira, a view that can only be described as stunning.
Set on a 365 hectare estate within the Costa Vicentina National Park, the Herdade do Touril provides an ideal place to relax and escape from the stresses of everyday life.
Amieira Marina is the base for 15 houseboats on which one can cruise on the lake, visiting the nine villages which line the shores (max. distance of a village from the lake is 2.8km) and generally enjoying the lake and its surrounding landscape of olive and cork trees.
Set on a 70 hectare estate in the heart of the Natural Park in southwest Alentejo, Monte do Zambujeiro offers traditional and comfortable accommodation in a contemporary setting.
This delightful rural property is located on the outskirts of the little hamlet of Sao Luis within the Vicentina Coast Natural Park and between the mountains of Cercal and the River Mira.
Built as a fortress in the 15th century, the Castelo do Alvito was carefully converted into a Pousada in 1993.
Set on a hillside overlooking the River Sado and a lush green valley on the Lisbon coast, is the Pousada Dom Afonso II.