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”bidos is a town of around 3,100 inhabitants and the seat of the municipality of the same name, located in the subregion Oeste and district of Leiria, in Portugal. The municipality has an area of 142.17 km≤ and a population of 10,875 inhabitants (2001). It is bounded in the northeast and east by Caldas da Rainha, in the south by Bombarral, in the southeast by Lourinh„, in the west by Peniche and in the northwest by the Atlantic Ocean.

The town of ”bidos is located on a hill and is still encircled by a fortified wall. The well-preserved mediaeval look of its streets, squares, walls and its massive castle have turned the picturesque village into a preferred tourist attraction in Portugal. If visiting, it is compulsory to try the local cherry liquor known as ginjinha.

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