Anadia is located in Beira Litoral, in the heart of Bairrada, and belongs to the district of Aveiro. Inside the village, the special emphasis goes to the Conde da Anadia mansion, the Paço de Óis do Bairro and the Paço dos Marqueses da Graciosa, a building dating back to the 18th century. Visit the chapel of São Sebastian, the Museu José Luciano de Castro, the Bairrada Wine Museum and the Alliance Underground Museum (of the Berardo Collection). In Mogofores check out the Capela dos Pintos, a 17th century old chapel of the parish church; in Moita enjoy the parish church and, in São Lourenço do Bairro, the pillory and the chapel of Nossa Senhora das Lezírias. The termas da Curia (Curia Thermal Spa and Baths) are located a few kilometers from Anadia and provide treatments with medicinal waters in a pure relaxing setting. Take a "gaivota" tour (pedalo boat) in the artificial lake of Parque da Curia and enjoy the outdoor area. Take a look at Curia's railway station, designed by Cottinelli Telmo, in operation since 1944. Watch out the tile panels by Jorge Barradas. The termas de Vale-da-Mó (Vale-da-Mó Thermal Spa and Baths), although smaller and less famous than the previous ones, also offer treatments for various health problems and a perfect environment for a few days of rest. Discover the Gralheira, Porcão and Saidinho dams. The region is known for its roasted suckling pig and the rich and aromatic wines, with special emphasis on the locally produced natural sparkling red and white wines. Among the typical handicraft of the region, are included the works in basketware and linen, embroidery and woodwork.
What to do in Anadia
Edifício do Curia Palace Hotel
The Palace Hotel 20 arose in the 20th century, at the hands of North Junior Architect. Inside one can observe an elevator, into art-new, of the same era.
Termas da Curia
Curia SPA Resort in the Hotel das Termas da Curia and are sought after throughout the year, for the benefits of its mineromedicinal waters, to treat problems of diverse nature, in particular stress. The range of treatments is very varied and tailored to the needs of each client. Imagine a place where you can take care of themselves, with accommodation, …
Termas de Vale da Mó
The Millstone Valley Spa, located between the serra do Buçaco and Caramulo, are recognized for the quality of its mineral waters, rich in iron and magnesium, indicated especially for the treatment of diseases of the digestive, blood Forum and the diseases of civilization (depression, fatigue and stress). Are currently under the management of the Municipality of Anadia, in 2003 undertook …
Museu do Vinho Bairrada
Sediado junto à casa mãe do espumante português onde o Engenheiro Tavares da Silva fez os primeiros estudos para a espumantização dos vinhos em Portugal, o Museu do Vinho Bairrada, para além da exposição permanente "Percursos do Vinho" e exposições temporárias de arte contemporânea com criação artista de raiz para o próprio espaço, tem exposta aquela que é a maior …
Palácio da Graciosa
This construction is from the last third of the 18th century. It is a building with a rectangular plan and attached by an arch it has a private chapel. We stand out the work on its stonework from the windows …
Barragem da Gralheira
A water and leisure area equipped with an oven, barbecues, a picnic area and a playground.
Aliança Underground Museum
The Alliance Underground Museum, visitors can catch knowledge with different artistic worlds, having a wide range of activities throughout the year. In this museum are aged brandies, wines and sparkling in perfect Union with seven artistic collections, such as archaeology, …
Parque da Curia
A wide park with a tennis court and a playground. There is also an artificial lake with recreational boats.
Igreja Paroquial de São Paio
Baroque parish church of longitudinal plant. In terms of decorative arts include the records of tiles of the main Chapel, dated from 1747, which contained four Eucharistic type scenes.
Igreja Paroquial de Nossa Senhora da Conceição e Capela de Nossa Senhora da Piedade
This church was constructed to serve as a grave to the noble Cristóvão Pinto de Paiva.
Capela de Nossa Senhora das Lezírias
Inside the Chapel is the tomb of its founder, father António Álvares.
Capela de Nossa Senhora das Neves
Situated in place of Pereiro, is one of the oldest chapels of the County, from the late 16th century. Outside there is a fountain, he too, such as the Chapel, classified as Building of public interest.
Barragem do Saidinho
Localizada na freguesia da Moita, esta barragem é também um local de lazer, possuindo parque de merendas.
Paço de Óis / Casa de Montalvão
The predominant architectonic style is from the 18th century, epoch in which it was rebuilt due to the fire which partially destroyed the building. It was restored above on the ancient part which was undamaged conserved.
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