Ribatejo region

Ribatejo is a typical rural area with a strong tradition of raising horses and bulls. In the North of Lisbon you can visit the sanctuary of Fatima, the city of Tomar at which the Convent of Christ is located. It is the headquarter of the Templar warrior/monks in Portugal and for the thrill seekers surf at Nazaré where you can surf the biggest waves in the World (the record is 34 meters / 100 feet wave).