Ameixal is a very quiet typical little village close to the Alentejo border and you can reach it easily on the EN2 road. Many years ago it was the most important axis between Lisbon and Faro.
Old stone houses in their distinctive style are a feature of Ameixal. You will also see many round constructions that were used as grain stores. Near Chavacha, close to Vascao stream you will still find an old wind mill that is still in operation today.
If you enjoy walking there are many walking trails in the mountain area surrounding the village.
What you will find here: This little village has a church, cafés, restaurants, grocery and believe it or not - a petrol station!