The green mountain ranges, plains, the Douro River that winds through these beautiful valleys, small fishing villages and picturesque town of Porto will leave you breathless.
Port wine is produced exclusively from grapes grown in the Douro valley. The city with a rich maritime history is characterized by two massive steel bridges, which connect the two districts. Here you can stroll through the Ribeira and taste the real Portuguese cuisine in one of the restaurants.
Take your beach bag and go to one of the coastal cities of northern Portugal. Vila Praia de Âncora beach is the most famous and popular of the northern region of Portugal. The Costa Verde is located in a small fishing village, unlike the majority of this stretch of coast; Villa Praia de Âncora not only has crystal clear waters, but also a very calm sea, perfect for all swimmers. Braga is considered one of the most religious places in the country. The Bom Jesus do Monte is probably the most beautiful places in Braga. It is a complex of chapels, fountains and statues built in a magnificent Baroque stairway of 116 meters.
Average summer temperature: 23 degrees
Guimarães, one of the oldest cities in Portugal
Costa Green mountain ranges, plains and the river Douro
Caldo Verde soup with potatoes, cabbage, kale and olive oil
A bottle of Port wine
In this beautiful region of Portugal you must go surfing. The most beautiful beaches and suitable for this sport are: Tapia de Casariego and Praia Verde in Costa Espinho. Water sports for children? A Praia da Forno and Praia de Nossa Senhora as sea calmer.
In addition to the famous Port wine, the Costa Verde is also famous for its Vinho Verde. The typical "Vinho Verde" white is dry, lightly sparkling, with low alcohol and low acidity.
The best place to shop is Porto. The central shopping street is Rua Santa Catarina, where we can find several shops, gifts and many bars and restaurants. It is also full of shops in Rua De Cedofeita, Av. Dos Aliados (where you will find the most elegant shops) and Rua do Almada.
Do not miss one of the oldest Christian cities in the world, Braga. Tourists from all over the world come to visit the shrine of Jesus do Monte especially for the long staircase and the famous fountains