Miradouro de Nossa Senhora do Salto

A panoramic place fit for practising radical sports. The viewable landscape is wide. There is a legend that tells that a knight the chased the devil, disguised as a deer, jumped over the abbiss at the Lugar do Salto. As he fell, he called for the name of Our Lady and miraculously both horse and knight managed it to the other side, where one can still see the marks of the horse's horseshoes. To thank Our Lady, the knight oredered that the chapel of Our Lady of Salto would be built. This place is much appreciated both by the locals and by tourists due to its excellent location.


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Gardens near Miradouro de Nossa Senhora do Salto

Espaço de Lazer de Moinhos

A green area that spreads along the Ferrira river banks, with a small dam in the middle. It has two wooden bridges connecting the banks, many trees and wide la…

Jardim da Capela de Nossa Senhora dos Chãos

A large space around the Chapel of Our Lady of the Chãos. It has flowerbeds and artificial lights, as well as wooden benches and trees and it is naturally the …

Jardim de Baltar

A finely taken care of garden with lawns. It has tables and benches. It is forbidden to step on the grass.

Jardim do Largo do Pelourinho

A garden area with well taken care of flowerbeds with a lawn and some small trees. It has nocturnal lights.

Miradouro da Serra de Muro

A belvedere located in the tallest point of the Baltar parish. It has a unique view of the parish and a wide view of a big part of the Paredes parish.

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