Vila Verde

The municipality of Vila Verde, one of the largest in the Minho, is dominated by the rivers Cávado, Man and Neiva. Located north of the city of Braga, abound in this territory fertile valleys, being the most prevalent economic activity agriculture. As regards assets and liabilities, can not fail to visit the megalithic remains, as the tumuli and tapirs. Explore the legacy of the Romans, as the Bearded castro, a fortified settlement from the iron age. Highlights for the rich religious heritage, with particular attention to the sanctuaries and churches scattered throughout the County. The cultural poster of Vila Verde is lively throughout the year. There are, therefore, parties, festivals and fairs. And if you're visiting, take still recall one of the icons of the craft and culture of Vila Verde: the "Handkerchief of Boyfriends". In gastronomy, savour the flavours of the region: the corn bread, the roast lamb in the oven, the stylish rojões of Minho or the popes of sarrabulho. All washed down with the refreshing Vinho Verde of the region. In desserts, be sure to sample the delicious and typical pudding "Abbot Priscos".

What to do in Vila Verde

Where to eat in Vila Verde

Where to sleep in Vila Verde

Torre de Gomariz - Wine & Spa Hotel
Torre de Gomariz - Wine & Spa Hotel

5 star

Localizado no coração do Minho, o Torre de Gomariz Wine and Spa Hotel insere-se numa paisagem verdejante, rodeado de vinhas ede uma frondosa mata de cinco hect…

Vila Luena Hotel
Vila Luena Hotel

3 star

The Luena Village Apartments, situated in the Centre of Vila Verde offers easy and quick access to the neighbouring localities. All rooms have been designed to…

Casa da Nóbrega
Casa da Nóbrega

House with lounge\/dining room, bathroom, kitchen and a small surrounding garden. The entire space maintains the traces of old, with granite walls and a wood-b…

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