Every year, ratings, ratings and items saved by travelers from around the world are used to reward the best. OLA is part of a select group of the top 10% attractions in the world, according to Tripadvisor.
After several months of absence due to the pandemic, OLA reopens in mid-April for face-to-face activities. Until then, online courses will continue.
On the 6th of May, a day after the celebration of Observatório do Lago Alqueva - OLA second anniversary, the observatory was distinguished at the Alentejo and Ribatejo Tourism Awards 2017 as "Best Touristic Entertainment of Alentejo 2017".
In the last Saturday, 7th of May 2017, the Observatório do Lago Alqueva - OLA was recognized with a Honourable Mention on the ceremony of Tourism of Alentejo and Ribatejo Awards 2016