Medieval nights

Cacela Velha in Vila Real de Santo António is once again hosting its medieval festival, which started yesterday (Thursday) and is due to finish on Sunday.

During this festival, Noites da Moura Encantada, Nights of the Enchanted Moor, visitors will be able to relive the period between the 10th and 13th centuries, with typical Moroccan tents and stalls selling arts and crafts.

Activities will start from 6pm until midnight daily, including street entertainment, belly dancing and snake charming and more.

For more information, please visit the website, available in Portuguese only, at