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High on a spur that looks down on the Douro valley, within the borders of Spain and Portugal, Miranda is an old village where they still speak an individual dialect, mirandês, that resembles its Latin roots. The ruins of a medieval castle, destroyed by an explosion in the 19C, stand at the entrance to the town.

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  • Museu regional da Terra de Miranda Interesting

    Praça D. João III P - 5210 Miranda do Douro

    Located in the historic centre of the town, this ethnographic museum is in the old town hall building from the 17C. It has a varied collection of weaving looms, archaeological objects, old toys, regional costumes, coins, ceramics and ritual costumes ..

  • Miranda do Douro dam Interesting

    N221 P - 5210 Miranda do Douro

    This is the first of the five dams (Miranda, Picote, Bemposta, Aldeadavila, Saucelle) built along the international course of the Douro. Built in a rocky gorge it is of the buttress type 80m high and 263m long along the top.

  • Picote dam Interesting

    N221 P - 5210 Miranda do Douro

    Having crossed Picote, a village created for the people affected by the construction of the dam, you take a road to the right leading to a belvedere. The dam, leaning on the granite sides of the Douro is 100m high and 139m at the top and is of the va..

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Hotels Miranda do Douro

  • Hotel O Mirandes Three stars Three stars Three stars

    Urbanizaçao do Juncal P - 5210-209 Miranda do Douro

    Prix Prices from : 45 €

    Hotel O Mirandês offers elegant rooms a 10-minute walk from Miranda do Douro historic centre. It features a restaurant on site and panoramic views of the city. Rooms include a flat-screen cable TV, mini-bar and air conditioning. The private bathroom..

  • Hotel D. Joao III Two stars Two stars

    Estrada nacional 218 P - 5210-209 Miranda do Douro

    Prix Prices from : 20 €

    Located in Miranda do Douro, on the right bank of Douro River, the pet-friendly Hotel D. Joao III is at a 10-minute walk from the historic centre and 3 km from the border with Spain and provides free WiFi. Offering a simple décor, D. Joao’s large ro..

  • Hotel Parador Santa Catarina

    Largo da Pousada P - 5210-183 Miranda do Douro

    Set on a hillside overlooking the Douro River, with panoramic valley views, this 4-star hotel combines modern architecture with traditional details. Hotel Parador Santa Catarina is in Miranda do Douro and features a restaurant. All accommodation at ..

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