Hotels in Moura

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Moura is located in the Alentejo region of Portugal. Tracing its roots back to a time when Moors occupied the area, traces of Moorish influence and architecture can still be seen here, making it an excellent getaway to explore for a week or a weekend. Moura hotels are available for every price range and all the Moura hotels can be accessed on EasyToBook.com. With a destination as fascinating as Moura, cheap hotels are not difficult to find. From luxury accommodation to discount hotels, Moura offers a pleasant holiday for every budget.The Castelo de Moura dates back to the Moorish occupation and was subsequently improved upon by King Dinis in the 14th century. The Igreja de São Pedro, or Church of Saint Peter, dates from the 17th century and should be seen for its intricately carved doorway and beautiful decorative tiles. The Mother Church, or Igreja Matriz, has been declared a National Monument, due in no small part to its impressive marble pulpit. The Convento do Carmo holds the distinction of being the first Carmelite Convent on the Iberian Peninsula. Visitors to Moura should not miss the Moorish Quarter, which hearkens back to the time of Moorish occupation. Here also one can find the Museum Árabe, where visitors can admire ceramics, tombstones and other objects that celebrate Arab culture.