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Grândola is a municipality in Baixo Alentejo, Portugal.

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Grândola (GRUHN-doo-luh, /ˈgɾɐ̃.du.ɫɐ/) municipality has 14,826 residents (2011).

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Get in[edit]

  • 1 Grândola train station. PDF timetable. There are a few trains daily serving Grândola from Lisbon, Faro, and some smaller cities. Grândola train station (Q8779870) on Wikidata
  • 2 Atlantic Ferries, Cais Sul, Troia (near Soltroia neighbourhood), +351 265 235 101. Ferry service is available from Setúbal. There is also catamaran service to Tróia Marina.

The nearest motorway is the A2 (Autoestrada do Sul) to exit 9.

Intercity bus service is available from Rede Expressos from various Portuguese cities and from Rodoviária do Alentejo from various cities in the Alentejo region.

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Map of Grândola

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Roman ruins of Tróia
  • 1 Roman ruins of Tróia, Península de Troia, +351 939 031 936, . Discover the Acala island, as it was known in the days of Ancient Rome. A few minutes from Troia’s central area, travel back in time to the ruins of the largest center of fish-salting industry known from the Roman Empire, occupied until the 6th century. Wander among ruins of factories, tombs and tubs for hot and cold baths. New vestiges are being discovered every year, which you can see in the archaeological exhibitions, guided visits and thematic events. When you take a break from the beach, golfing or the marina, get a sense of Troia’s past and the history that shaped this area over time. National Monument in the world heritage tentative list by UNESCO. guided tour: € 7,50. Ruins of Tróia (Q10365480) on Wikidata Roman ruins of Tróia on Wikipedia
  • 2 Grandola Mother Church (Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Assunção, matriz de Grândola). Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Assunção, matriz de Grândola (Q66815049) on Wikidata
  • 3 Grandola Museum of Sacred Art (Museu de Arte Sacra de Grândola), Igreja de São Sebastião, Largo de São Sebastião, +351 269 442 234, . free. Museu de Arte Sacra de Grândola (Q10333779) on Wikidata

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  • 3 Tróia beach (Sea) (Praia de Tróia Mar). free. (Q107426468) on Wikidata
  • 4 Tróia-Galé beach (Praia de Tróia-Galé). free. Tróia-Galé Beach (Q107428786) on Wikidata
  • 5 Bico das Lulas beach (Praia do Bico das Lulas). free. Bico das Lulas beach (Q107429548) on Wikidata
  • 6 Atlântica beach (Praia Atlântica de Soltróia). free. Atlântica Beach (Q10352381) on Wikidata
  • 7 Comporta beach (Praia da Comporta). free.
  • 8 Carvalhal beach (Praia do Carvalhal). free.
  • 9 Pego beach (Praia do Pêgo). free.
  • 10 Melides beach (Praia de Melides). free. Melides beach (Q10352827) on Wikidata

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