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Se de Braga Cathedral - Braga, Portugal


Braga, known as the "City of Archbishops", is a cultural and historical treasure located in the heart of northern Portugal.

  • Braga Cathedral: An impressive Gothic cathedral dating back to the 12th century, known for its imposing facade and rich religious history.

  • Sanctuary of Bom Jesus do Monte: One of the main pilgrimage sites in Portugal, with a majestic Baroque staircase, ornate gardens and panoramic views of the city.

  • Sameiro: The Sanctuary of Nossa Senhora do Sameiro is another important pilgrimage site, with an imposing basilica and stunning views of the region.

  • Palace of Ray: A remarkable example of baroque architecture in Braga, with its richly ornamented façade and impressive details.

  • Biscainhos Museum: Located in an 18th-century palace, the museum features a collection of art and furniture, providing an insight into aristocratic life at the time.

  • Garden of Santa Barbara: A beautiful garden located near the Cathedral, where you can relax and enjoy the peaceful landscape.

  • Porta Nova Arch: One of the main symbols of the city, this triumphal arch marks the entrance to the historic center of Braga.



Apúlia, a charming coastal village in northern Portugal, is famous for its stunning beaches and natural landscapes. Its dunes are home to traditional windmills, adding a special charm to the landscape. The beach invites you to relax on the golden sand and take a dip in the crystal clear waters of the Atlantic. In addition, Apúlia is known for its fresh fish cuisine, offering an authentic culinary experience. Discover the serenity of this natural haven and enjoy memorable moments in Puglia.

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Viana do Castelo

Viana do Castelo: The true cultural and traditional essence of Minho, where ancestral traditions, folk festivals and a vibrant cultural heritage unfold, framed by the beauty of a picturesque and welcoming city.

  • Basilica of Santa Luzia: Located at the top of Monte de Santa Luzia, this majestic basilica offers incredible panoramic views of the city and the Lima River. It is an unmissable place to appreciate the imposing architecture and beauty of the surrounding landscape.

  • Republic square: The heart of Viana do Castelo, this charming square is surrounded by historic buildings and is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the city's lively atmosphere. Here, you will find the beautiful central fountain and the statue of the navigator Manuel Pessanha.

  • Sanctuary of Our Lady of Agony: An important pilgrimage site, the shrine is dedicated to the patron saint of the city. Its annual festival in August, the Pilgrimage of Senhora da Agonia, is a colorful and exciting celebration that attracts visitors from all over the country.

  • Castle of Santiago da Barra: Strategically located at the mouth of the Lima River, this fortified castle dates back to the 16th century. With its imposing walls and sea views, it offers a fascinating insight into the area's defensive history.

  • Cabedelo Beach: Located on the south bank of the Lima River, Praia do Cabedelo is a paradise for lovers of water sports, such as surfing, kiteboarding and windsurfing. Its extensive dunes and golden sand provide a spectacular natural environment to enjoy a sunny day.

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Ponte de Lima

Ponte de Lima is a charming village in northern Portugal, known for its rich history, beautiful architecture and stunning scenery. The iconic Roman Bridge spans the Lima River, offering impressive panoramic views of the city and river. The central square, Praça de Camões, is a lovely place to relax and enjoy the authenticity of the region. The impressive Igreja Matriz reflects the religious and cultural importance of the village. Parque do Arnado is a peaceful retreat with streams, lakes and lush vegetation for a relaxing walk amidst nature. Ponte de Lima is also known for its traditional festivals and cultural events, such as the Fortnightly Fair, which offers an authentic experience of the local culture. In addition, the local gastronomy is an unmissable attraction, with delicious traditional dishes, such as sarrabulho rice and lamprey from the river Lima. Discover the magic of Ponte de Lima, where history, architecture and nature combine to create an unforgettable experience.

National park
Peneda do Gerês

The Peneda-Gerês National Park is a protected area located in the north of Portugal, known for its natural beauty and ecological diversity. Here are some of the main points of interest within the park:

  • Serra do Gerês: This imposing mountain range offers breathtaking scenery, with soaring peaks, deep valleys and lush vegetation. It is the perfect location for hikers and hikers, with a variety of trails to explore.

  • Gerês Waterfalls: The park is famous for its magnificent waterfalls, where crystal-clear water falls amid untouched nature. Some of the most popular waterfalls include Cascata do Arado, Cascata do Tahiti and Cascata do Pincais. It is possible to bathe in some of them, providing moments of refreshing fun.

  • Traditional Villages: The Peneda-Gerês National Park is home to several traditional villages, where it is possible to experience the culture and rural way of life in the region. Villages like Soajo, Lindoso and Pitões das Júnias enchant visitors with their stone houses, granaries and traditions preserved over the centuries.

  • Viewpoints: Throughout the park, there are several viewpoints that offer breathtaking views of the mountainous landscape and verdant valleys. The Pedra Bela Viewpoint and the Portela do Homem Viewpoint are just a few examples that provide moments of contemplation and connection with nature.

  • Caniçada dam: Located in the heart of the park, the Barragem da Caniçada is an imposing dam that forms a serene lake. It is a popular place for water activities such as boating and canoeing, as well as offering river beaches to relax and cool off on hot summer days.

  • Trails and Routes: The Peneda-Gerês National Park has a vast network of trails and routes that allow you to explore its diverse landscape. From lighter hikes to challenging hikes, there are options for all skill levels and interests.

  • Fauna and Flora: The park is home to a rich variety of flora and fauna, with protected and endemic species. It is possible to see wild horses, garrons, deer and birds of prey, among other animals, while exploring the trails and natural spaces.

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Douro Valley

The Alto Douro is a stunning region known for its captivating landscapes and terraced vineyards. Here, nature reveals itself in its fullness, with verdant hills stretching as far as the eye can see and the Douro River meandering through the valley.

When exploring the Alto Douro, you will be enveloped by the serenity of the environment, where the silence is broken only by the gentle murmur of the river and the wind whispering through the vineyards. The vibrant colors of the vines contrast with the blue sky, creating a breathtaking landscape.

The viewpoints offer panoramic views, allowing you to marvel at the magnitude of the Alto Douro. Every curve reveals a breathtaking scenario, where nature and the hand of man meet in perfect harmony.

Picturesque villages dot the landscape, with their stone houses and narrow streets, keeping stories and traditions that have withstood time. The peaceful pace of life in Alto Douro invites you to slow down, savor each moment and appreciate the simplicity and beauty that surround you.

  Let yourself be enveloped by the unique aromas and flavors of Port wines and discover the secrets behind their exceptional quality.

In Alto Douro, nature and culture intertwine in a unique way, providing a truly enriching experience. It is an invitation to disconnect from the world and reconnect with the natural beauty, tradition and authenticity of this enchanted

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Porto is a vibrant and historic city, full of fascinating attractions for visitors to explore. Here are some of the main points of interest in Porto:

  • Ribeira: The Ribeira neighborhood is one of the most picturesque and iconic places in the city, with its narrow and colorful streets, old houses and lively atmosphere on the banks of the Douro River. It is a perfect place to stroll, enjoy a meal by the river and admire the famous D. Luís I Bridge.

  • Ribeira Pier: Cais da Ribeira is a busy and lively area with restaurants, bars and cafes along the river. It's a popular spot to enjoy a meal, enjoy the river views and enjoy the city's nightlife.

  • Cathedral of Porto: The Sé do Porto is one of the oldest and most important cathedrals in Portugal, located in the heart of the city. Its imposing architecture and richly decorated interior make it an unmissable place to visit.

  • Clérigos Tower: The Clérigos Tower is one of the most recognizable icons in Porto. Climbing to the top of this tower offers breathtaking panoramic views of the city and is a unique experience for visitors.

  • Lello Bookshop: Livraria Lello is one of the most beautiful and oldest bookstores in Europe. Its impressive interior, with a beautiful red staircase, attracts tourists and literature lovers from all over the world.

  • Sao Bento Station: São Bento Station is known for its decorative tiles, which depict scenes from the history of Portugal. It is a must stop for architecture enthusiasts and an opportunity to appreciate the art of Portuguese tiles.

  • Stock Exchange Palace: The Palácio da Bolsa is a magnificent neoclassical building that houses opulent halls, such as the Arab Hall, with its impressive stucco work. It is possible to take guided tours to explore the history and beauty of the palace.

These are just some of the many fascinating places Porto has to offer. The city is also known for its delicious cuisine, with a wide variety of restaurants where you can taste traditional Portuguese dishes and, of course, taste the famous port wine. Porto is a city that combines history, culture, architecture and authentic charm, providing a unique and memorable experience to its visitors.


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Barcelos, a charming city in the north of Portugal, is a treasure to be discovered. Surrounded by stunning landscapes, this historic city breathes tradition and culture.

As you walk through the streets of Barcelos, you will be immersed in its rich history. The old buildings, colorful facades and cobbled streets tell stories of days gone by. The atmosphere is magical, inviting you to explore every corner.

The main square, Largo do Apoo, is the beating heart of Barcelos. Here, you will find the emblematic monument of the Galo de Barcelos, symbol of the city. The Rooster is believed to bring luck and protection, and is one of the most recognizable images in Portugal.

The Mother Church of Barcelos, with its impressive Gothic architecture, is a true treasure. Its interior rich in details and colorful stained glass transports you to a world of faith and beauty.

In addition to historical monuments, Barcelos offers an exuberant nature. The Cávado River runs through the city, offering picturesque landscapes and opportunities for outdoor activities. A walk along the banks of the river is an invigorating experience.

Gastronomy in Barcelos is a delight for the senses. The traditional dishes, such as Chicken à Moda de Barcelos and Monkfish Rice, are a true feast for the palate. Be sure to try the local wines, which perfectly complement the region's delicacies.

Barcelos is also known for its popular festivals, such as the Semana do Galo, which takes place every year in August. During that week, the city comes alive with music, folk dances and traditional events, providing a unique cultural experience.

In Barcelos, every corner reveals a surprise, a story to be told. It is a city that welcomes its visitors with charm and authenticity, inviting them to discover its wonders and to fall in love with its truly Portuguese soul.

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