About Fronteira

If you’re looking for a taste of authentic Portugal, away from the tourist traps, then Fronteira in the Portalegre district is the place for you. This unspoiled, rural region is home to stunning mountain scenery, traditional villages and some of the country’s best wines. Fronteira is located in the north-east of Portugal, close to the Spanish border. The region’s capital, Portalegre, is around 2 hours by car from Lisbon. The landscape in Fronteira is varied and beautiful, with fields of wildflowers, cork forests and vineyards dotting the hillsides. There are also several small lakes, perfect for swimming in on hot summer days. The region is well known for its excellent wines, which are produced using traditional methods. If you’re visiting Fronteira, be sure to try a glass of the local red wine, which is said to be some of the best in Portugal. Fronteira is the perfect place to get away from it all and enjoy some truly authentic Portuguese culture. With its stunning scenery and delicious wines, this hidden gem is definitely worth a visit.