Other suggestions for visits
The Douro Coast enchants for its religiosity but also for its landscapes. A place of passage and trade, it has always had great economic importance.
Alto Alentejo is marked by its beautiful landscapes and its villages with history. The extraction os marble is one of the economic activities that mark the region.
It is in the Mountain of Estrela that the Mondego river is born; the Torre (Tower) is the highest point in mainland Portugal. But the mountain is full of other natural and gastronomic beauties, where the famous Queijo da Serra (cheese) stands out.
Aveiro is known as the “Portuguese Venice” because of the channels that spread through the city. Region linked to the salt and to the boat Moliceiro.
Coimbra was the first capital of Portugal. Here you find the oldest University of the country and the tombs of the first kings of Portugal.