Where is Odivelas Located?
What Country is Odivelas in?
In the Odivelas convent of Odivelas (Mosteiro de Odivelas) – the convent of S. Dinis, whose construction began in 1295 on the orders of the king D. Dinis, who had promised to the Holy Luís, after he was killed in a bear attack with his life. In the beginning the monastery had only Gothic features, but in the numerous restorations other styles were integrated into the chapels, stems and tiles, in particular the Manueline style in the Claustre, the Renaissance style at the baptismal font and the Baroque style. In the monastery there is the Tomb of D. Dinis, a beautiful gothic shrine.