A historic city in the center of Portugal (Leiria district) that is famous for its thermal waters and its rich cultural heritage

Ceramic Tradition

This city is famous for its unique ceramic industry, offering its visitors the opportunity to explore workshops, galleries, and markets that display exquisite ceramics known as “Louça das Caldas”.

Thermal Experience

Visitors flock to Caldas da Rainha to enjoy its therapeutic thermal waters, dating back to the city’s foundation in the 15th century. These rejuvenating waters provide a relaxing getaway, attracting people in search of well-being and relaxation amidst the historical charm of the city.


Welcome to Caldas da Rainha, this city on the Silver Coast, in the heart of Extremadura, is known above all for being a spa town founded by a queen, but also an artistic haven, famous for Bordallo Pinheiro and the typical Caldas ceramics and Cavacas das Caldas.

But that’s not all, Caldas has much more to discover. Here are some tips with our Top 12 ‘Must Visit’ in Caldas da Rainha and their images:

Parque D. Carlos I

Museu do Hospital e das Caldas

Fábrica de Faianças Artísticas Bordallo Pinheiro

Museu da Cerâmica

Igreja de Nossa Senhora do Pópulo

Museu José Malhoa

Óbidos Lagoon

Praça da Fruta or Praça da República

Bordaliana Route


Foz do Arelho Beach

Café Central

Caldas da Rainha: A Charming Refuge