Cuba

According to archaeological evidences the municipality of Cuba has been inhabited 3000 years before our era. In fact, whilst exploring the region, you can discover traces of the Paleolithic, of the Roman times, of the middle ages and of the medieval Christian and Islamic epochs. The village was established in 1782 with the charter provided by D. Maria I, but it was only in 1839 that it gained the current composition of four parishes. Given that it is surrounded by plenty of water, Cuba is a mainly rural county, marked by agricultural activities. A visit to the municipality allows the discovery of a remarkable heritage amount, taking into account that it is a relatively small county. In particular churches and hermitages. The Rota do Fresco de Cuba route is the best way to learn a little about the spoils of this religious heritage. For connoisseurs there are activities that focus on the contact with nature, pleasant gardens, walks with documentary support, fine wines, gastronomy, festivals and fairs at different times of the year. Regional sweets make anyone's mouth water. It is recommended to end the visit by passing through the local crafts, which include leather goods, footwear, jewelry and decorative arts.

What to do in Cuba

Where to eat in Cuba

Where to sleep in Cuba

Monte do Mato dos Homens
Monte do Mato dos Homens

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