This week we give you 7 reasons to fall in love with Center of Portugal, the heart of a country! Unique gardens, memorable hotels, fascinating spots where it feels good to be alive. And to enjoy the ultimate luxury: time.
Hotel Quinta das Lágrimas
Awaken your romantic side with a visit to the stage of the most well-known Portuguese love story. At Quinta das Lágrimas, in Coimbra, where Peter and Inês secretly met, there is a hotel incorporated into the Small Luxury Hotels, surrounded by gardens so rich and diverse that they equal the most complete Botanical Gardens in rarity and exoticism.
Forget the past and the future and fall in love with here and now. Relax your body at an extraordinary spa and let your spirit fly away while discovering this place.
Created to become a true herbal museum, the gardens at Quinta das Lágrimas gather species from all over the world. Their designer, Miguel Osório Cabral de Castro, took the advantage of being a friend of the Coimbra University Botanical Garden director to provide more variety to this outside space which became one of the most important places at Quinta das Lágrimas.