What to do


Santa Luzia Hill – Viana do Castelo CC BY-NC-ND - TURIHAB

Visiting Minho means experiencing nature in its greatest splendor.

Filled with stunning natural scenery, Minho features vast green landscapes and a contagious joy that forever stays in the memory of those that visit. 

When coming to Minho, explore these memorable landscapes and be sure to visit the cities of Viana do Castelo, Braga, and Guimarães.

These cities are the historical roots of Portugal and are where you can enjoy the churches, the monuments, and the traditional dwellings of the Minho locals, as well as try the regional cuisine, listen to popular music and purchase unique crafts from the region.

For those who like to take risks, Minho also offers a range of extreme activities that can make your trip adrenaline-filled.

Try rafting on the Gerês or go kite surfing on the coast, near Viana do Castelo.

If, on the other hand, you intend to rest and recuperate, you can enjoy the beaches, the lush green mountains, the stately homes, and the inns and receive the best that this excellent region has to offer. 


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