Quiet and beautiful, the village of Prazeres is a haven for many tourists and locals who wish for a relaxed vacation.
The parish has a good offerings with regards to housing and rural tourism. The mild climate and the beauty of its landscape are undoubtedly two assets of this village, which is also much renowned for the quality of its restaurants.
Enjoy a walk through traditional houses adorned with flowers and meet the kind local residents. If you like hiking do not miss a trip along the “levadas” of Ribeiro da Inês, Ribeira do Batel, and Ribeira da Lombada.
While in the area, you can also visit the Quinta Pedagógica dos Prazeres (Prazeres Educational Farm), and for a nominal fee, contribute to the preservation of the flora and fauna that are cared for there. In the vicinity of the Farm, visit the Parish Church of Nossa Senhora das Neves.