Situado nos antigos armazéns das caves Taylor’s, na zona história de V.N.Gaia, o WOW – World of Wine é espaço cultural inovador que alia o mundo dos vinhos à história da região, à gastronomia, à cortiça e à moda. No quarteirão de 55 mil metros quadrados, inaugurado em julho de 2020, há seis museus temáticos, nove espaços de restauração, uma escola de vinho, várias lojas e espaços para exposições.
A space that includes several areas, such as the owners’ house that may be visited and where you may get to know the living habits of the 19th century merchants. You may also walk through the romantic gardens or visit the animals’ park. Here you will find about 100 species of birds and 20 species of mammals, a reptilian, an insectarium and a tropical hothouse. It has a picnic area and a playground, as well as a self-service, a bar/esplanade and a shop with handicraft sale.
The Microlândia Club, is located on a terrace of the Arrábida Shopping, is a fun space with 12 bowling lanes equipped with the most advanced technology. Also offers entertainment for children, billiards, sports games machines and a bar.
With a total area of 35 hectares, the Biologic Park of Vila Nova de Gaia aims to be a centre of ambiental education, with a pedagogic goal that includes the understanding of the region's landscape and the contrast between the agro-forestall and urban environments. So, the visitor may get in touch with hundreds of animals and vegetal species in their savage state. It has a picnic area, a playground, a snack-bar with a terrace and a jogging area.