Vila Nova de Famalicão

The municipality of Vila Nova de Famalicão, located along the valleys of the Ave, is now referenced as one of the leading commercial, industrial and cultural centers in the North of the country. Is the land of Camilo Castelo Branco, it is obligatory to visit the House-Museum of the writer. Don't let still to discover the castros at the top of the hills and the vast religious heritage all over the County. In the cultural context, we highlight the Museum Bernardino Machado or Cupertino de Miranda Foundation Museum. Famalicão is cradle of traditions with history, such as the Mocambo of San Miguel, one of the oldest in the County, which is held in September. The festivities in honour of Santo Antoninas Matchmaker, mobilize the entire County and call the city thousands of tourists, in what is one of the liveliest festivals in the country. The Carnival also assumes great importance, being marked by spontaneous participation of the people famalicense. To highlight the wealth of local handicrafts, especially pottery and basketry. In gastronomy, the codfish mill owner, the roast lamb and the cozido à portuguesa dazzle the palate.

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Quinta da Ponte do Louro
Quinta da Ponte do Louro

The fifth Bay Bridge House, near Vila Nova de Famalicão, dates back to the 18th century. The rooms are very welcoming, decorated with classical furnishings, wh…

Quinta de Pindela
Quinta de Pindela

Is in Minho which lies about Quinta de Pindela, a property with about 80 acres of the Valley from the village of s. Tiago da Cruz, 5 km from the city of Vila N…

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