Best Things To Do in Fatima, Portugal

Have you ever visited a new place and felt ‘wow’ about it? For many visitors, it happens at Fatima.

Fatima may not be as popular as other cities in Portugal, but don’t let that fool you. Fatima is a smaller but beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore at this hidden destination.

You might wish to revisit it someday again, to take a break and relax at Fatima.

If you have plans to visit Portugal and are not sure if Fatima should be included in your itinerary, keep reading. In this list, we have put together some of the things to do in Fatima and around. We have a hunch that if you include this city in your travel plans, you will be thrilled you did so.

Tourist Attractions in Fatima

Here is the list of things to do in Fatima and tourist attractions in city.

  1. Basilica De Fatima

    Address: Fatima, Portugal

    The Basilica contains the tombs of two young shepherds-Jacinta and Francisco(who died in 1919-1920) and the tomb of Sister Lucia (who died in 2005). The Crown of the Virgin is located in the Chapel of the Apparitions and is worth visiting.
  2. Cova Da Iria

    Address: Avenida Beato Nuno 424, 2495-401 Cova da Iria, Fátima, Portugal

    This is the main attraction for the Catholics visiting Fatima as a pilgrimage. Several masses are held at the Basilica or at the Chapel of the Apparitions. Cova da Iria is most lively and populated during the pilgrimage.  Phone Number :- +351 249 530 490
  3. The Sanctuary Of Fatima

    Church, Religious Site, Historical Site

    Address: 2495-401 Fátima, Portugal

    Sanctuary of Fátima is a pilgrimage complex which was developed in 1916. It is operated by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Leiria-Fátima. The building of this complex was designed in a Neo Baroque architectural style. Though it is a historical site and hence you can find many historical statues in this site. A crown was placed at the...Read more
  4. Moeda Caves Image


    Address: R. das Grutas da Moeda, 2495-028 São Mamede, Portugal

    The city of Fatima, popular for the Sanctuary of Fátima, has a lot to offer when it comes to natural beauty. One such example of natural beauty in this town are the Moeda Caves. Located on the outskirts of the city, these caves are large storied caves made up of pure limestone and are equipped with guided tours, an eatery, and an interpre...Read more
  5. Teles Bar

    Address: Fatima' Santarem, Portugal

    Being a city rooted in faith, there are no drinking places. The best place for late night drinking sprees is outside town. Teles is just outside Fatima. The bar is only open on weekend nights until late. 
  6. Tia Alice

    Address: Rua do Adro 152, 2495-557 Fátima, Portugal

    For excellent Portuguese food this is the place to go. The food is quite tasty. Wine is also served and the wine list is excellent. They offer great dining experience and the service is professional and friendly. Phone Number :- +351 249 531 737
  7. Charbonada Restaurant


    Address: R. São Francisco de Assis 10, 2495-401 Fátima, Portugal

    Finding the perfect gourmet delicacy is a tedious task for many of us but we have found the perfect solution for this problem – the Charbonada Restaurant. Located in the town, that is home to the Sanctuary of Fátima, a Catholic pilgrimage site, this Portugal restaurant offers some of the best meat and barbeque delicacies in town. Th...Read more
  8. Osno Restaurante

    Address: Estr. de Leiria, 108, Rot. Norte, | Apt. 70, 2496-908, Fatima, Portugal

    This cafeteria-style restaurant is known for its fresh food at reasonable prices. Patrons may like to know that after a great lunch, they can step down and do their shopping in the dine and shop establishment. The store is quite large and has lots of souvenirs and holy statues.