Monday, March 17, 2008
Soudos is a smal village of 250 inhabitants is situated in a important cultural area with nearby cities such as Tomar ( 9km van Soudos) with its very important monuments o.a. Convento de Cristo, the Templars head quarters, - world patrimony-
, en Torres Novas ( 8 km) with one of the strategic Castles in the line of defence
against the Moors. Also nearby are Batalha, , Ourém , Fátima, ( 15 tot 20 km). en Coimbra ( 80 km) can be easily reached.
Soudos lies on the edge of Serra de Aires a green protected zone with its beautiful moutain area. Soudos and all the area which surrounds it have a wanderful landscape and offers a lot of possibilities for walking. For those who like swimming there is at about 10 km the biggest lake of Portugal, Albufeira do Castelo de Bode.