Having fun in Tomar


There are many things you can do in Tomar, besides visiting the historical attractions of the city. Though the city in not that big, having fun in Tomar is not a difficult thing to do. You can exercise your painting skills during a tile painting and pottery class or you can learn how to ride a pony at Ribatejo Farm, the possibilities of enjoying your time in Tomar are unlimited. In the evening you can enjoy a glass of wine in one of the local bars or taste some of Tomar traditional goodies.

Tile painting and pottery class

I bet many of you have heard for the first time the word azulejos in the posts of this blog. For those who are not familiar with it, then let me tell you that azulejos represents a form of a Portuguese painted and ceramic tile work. You will find many beautiful workshops all around Portugal, many of them being inherited from father to son. In Tomar, you will also discover many tile painting and pottery workshops opened for the public. You will get the chance to create your own pot and take it home as an irreplaceable souvenir.

Ribatelo Farm Visit

Those who want to breathe fresh air and enjoy a beautiful afternoon far away from the city center should visit Ribatelo Farm. Children will be absolutely thrilled about this short visit because they will have the opportunity to see some very lovely ponies but their parents should also be happy because one of the main activities at Ribatelo is making wine. Tourists will for sure be invited at a wine tasting session, perfect for ending the day in style.

Mira D’aire Aqua Park

3 big slides, 3 big pools, a play area for children and lots of fun are the main characteristics that define Mira D’aire Aqua Park. A day at Mira D’aire Aqua Park will pass really quickly as you will have so many things to do. And the area is not only for children, adults can choose from enjoying a sun bath or a swim in the pool or just cooling at the Portuguese bar: wine, beers, cocktails or fresh juices can help you face the heat easier. Close to the park you have a special area for practicing outdoor paint balling, a great activity for you and your friends. The organizers provide you will all the equipments you need; all you have to do is bring your good spirit with you.

These are only a few of the activities that wait for you in this lovely city. Having fun in Tomar is easy if you know exactly where to go, thus I hope this article came in handy for you.

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