Tours

TRADITIONAL MINHO

History and Tradition

Itinerary: VIANA DO CASTELO | SANTA LUZIA | PONTE DE LIMA | BARCELOS

The Minho is the true call to the ancient Portugal, rich and hoary, with magnificent views over green landscapes, with long geological and historical tradition. It is the true experience of Portuguese typicality - its festivals, handcraft and rich gastronomy.

On this tour, we pay a visit to the beautiful coastal town of Viana do Castelo, where is located the Basilica of Santa Luzia, place with a breathtaking view over the coast and the city. Afterwards, we head to Ponte de Lima, of Roman origin, assumed as the oldest Portuguese village, and probably one of the most enchanting.

We end the day with a visit to Barcelos, a city that still marks the pinnacle of the picturesque, with the famous legend of the rooster and the old weekly fair, held every thursday.

Spoken Languages: Portuguese, English, Spanish and French

  • Barcelos-BarcelosCM
    Barcelos-BarcelosCM
  • Ponte de Lima-CVRVV
    Ponte de Lima-CVRVV
  • Ponte de Lima
    Ponte de Lima
  • Praça da República-Viana
    Praça da República-Viana

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