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Among nature; Near water
A land of adventure and pleasure, Minho is a paradise located in northern Portugal. As you travel throughout Minho, you will discover lots of natural beauty - parks and reserves, beaches extending along the coast, riverbanks, ostentatious castles, important fortresses, monumental shrines, joyful festivities, remarkable handicrafts, a unique gastronomy and one of the world's most unique wines - the Vinho Verde.
The location of the holiday home is excellent. It lies 4km from the motorway (A11 N, Exit 205), only 5 minutes from the beaches of Apúlia and 10 minutes from the "Estela" golf course and Casino Povoa de Varzim.
For those who like horseback riding, there is the Ford Equestrian Center in the vicinity. Here you can spend an unforgettable day!
In the surroundings there are several cities of great historical and architectural value like: Barcelos, Braga, Guimaraes and Viana do Castelo - all truly worth a visit. About 30 km away there is the Nature Park of Gerês which is also a great destination for a day trip.
For hikers, 6 km away lies the famous pilgrim sites: the Sanctuary of "Nossa Senhora da Franqueira" and the Sanctuary of St. Felix, both of which offer a magnificent view of the sea and mountains.