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Viana do Castelo District

Welcome to Viana do Castelo District

Viana do Castelo: Situated at the mouth of the Lima river, between the ocean and the mountains, the charming city of Viana do Castelo is steeped in tradition. Historically, the city was a crucial point of departure during the Age of Discovery, when many Portuguese explorers embarked to discover the unknown world. Today, Viana do Castelo is a lively fishing port, renowned for its compelling architecture, featuring Manueline and Renaissance influences as well as innovative contemporary design. Below the hills of Santa Luzia, the narrow, winding streets are lined with beautiful palaces and houses constructed over the centuries. Visitors will also enjoy the beautiful Cabedelo beach across the Lima estuary.

Top Tours & Activities in Viana do Castelo District

From Porto: Alto Minho Private Tour – Visit Valença, Ponte De Lima & Viana Do Castelo

Discover the most complete tour through Alto Minho, compelling three powerful historical Portuguese cities: Valença, Ponte De Lima and Viana Do Castelo. On this full-day private tour get in touch with the customs, traditions and flavors of those northern cities. Uncover a tremendous Fortress, a Medieval Bridge with 24 arches and a majestic Sanctuary.

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From Porto: Full-Day Tour By Tesla To Barcelos E Viana Do Castelo

Get to know the traditional sites in the northern Portugal on board of a beautiful Tesla. A full-day guided tour to Barcelos, Viana do Castelo and Santa Luzia, visiting the Costume museum and trying the local cuisine. Color, movement, life and culture.

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Christian Route (3 Days), Departing From Lisbon

In 3 days you will visit two of the most important Christian spots in the Iberian Peninsula and several portuguese cities for you to enjoy our beautiful country to the fullest! You will get to know the cities of: Fátima, Oporto, Guimarães, Santiago de Compostela, Ponte de Lima, Aveiro and Óbidos.

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Portugal Food Tours

Lisbon and Porto are magnificent and overwhelming with timeless magic and a great place to visit any time of the year. Walking through the streets, tasting their abundance brings to life the culinary traditions of the Portuguese kitchen. This week you will explore the food, culture and cuisine.

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From Porto: Full Day Excursion To Viana Do Castelo And Santiago De Compostela

Join us from Porto on a small-group tour and visit both Santiago de Compostela and Viana do Castelo during this guided tour from Porto. See both areas’ major highlights in just a day, and ride comfortably with round-trip transport included.

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Rafting In Minho

The pleasure of whitewater adventure with lots of adrenaline and beautiful landscapes!

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Alto Minho Tour With Vinho Verde Alvarinho Tastings & Lunch From Porto

Vinho Verde is one the most famous Northern Portugal wines and the Alto Minho is where the best is hidden! Discover a majestic palace and taste smoked sausages and typical dishes, accompanied by the refreshing nectar that is the Vinho Verde.

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Full Day Tour In Minho (Braga, Guimarães & Viana Do Castelo) From Porto With Lunch

Join us for a great day visiting the beautiful Minho province. Two cities where faith prevails and allows to explore glorious and religious monuments. We will leave the city of Porto in the morning and come back in the evening. You cannot miss it!

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Language
Portuguese
Currency
Euro
Time Zone
GMT
Country Phone Code
+351
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