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  • 1 Solar de Mateus Recommended Recommended

    Religious buildings

    P - 5000 Mateus

    The manor, built in the first half of the 18C by Nicolau Nasoni is a triumph of Baroque architecture. Notice the magnificent ceilings in sculpted wood in the large dining room and in the large salon, the richness of the library and some of the furnit..

  • 2 Mateus Recommended Recommended

    Religious buildings

    Bairro do Marrão P - 5001 Vila Real

    Chestnut trees, vines and orchards tell you of the approaching town of Mateus, famous for the manor house of the Counts of Vila Real and the rosé wine produced on the estate. The manor house ( Solar de Mateus), built in the first half of the 18C is a..

  • 3 Pic de Marão Interesting

    Nature and gardens

    N312 P - 5001 Vila Real

    This peak, topped by an obelisk is at an altitude of 1,415m. It has a magnificent panoramic view over all the other bare peaks of the Serra.

  • 4 Chapel of Nossa Senhora da Graça Interesting

    Religious buildings

    N312 P - Vila Real

    From the top of the there is a broad panoramic view over the valley of the Tâmega, Mondim de Basto and the Serra du Marão.

  • 5 Serra do Marão Interesting

    Nature and gardens

    P - 5001 Vila Real

    The Serra do Marão is a granite and schist block delimited to the east by the Corgo, to the west by the Tãmega and to the south by the Douro. The breaking up of the ground that accompanied its rising up in the Tertiary Era has lead to various heights..

  • 6

    Religious buildings

    Av. Carvalho de Araújo P - 5001 Vila Real

    An old convent church erected at the end of the Gothic era, nevertheless the cathedral also has some Romanesque characteristics most notably the craftsmanship of the capitals in the nave.

  • 7 Casa de Diogo Cão

    Museums and art

    Av. Carvalho de Araújo 19 P - 5001 Vila Real

    The facade of this house was reworked in the 16C in the Italian Renaissance style. It owes its name to the famous navigator who was born there.

  • 8 Cãmara Municipal

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Av. Carvalho de Araújo P - 5001 Vila Real

    Built in the 19C and preceded by a lantern pillory, the town hall is noteworthy for its monumental balustraded stone staircase in the Italian Renaissance style.

  • 9 Cemetery Esplanade

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Av. Carvalho de Araújo P - 5001 Vila Real

    This shady walk, on the site of the old castle dominates the confluence of the Rivers Corgo and Cabril. In the cemetery, to the rear, there is an attractive plunging view over the gorges of the Corgo and its tributary. More to the left, a succession ..

  • 10 São Pedro Church

    Religious buildings

    P - 5001 Vila Real

    This church is decorated with multicoloured azulejos from the 17C and a pretty coffered ceiling in sculpted and gilded wood.

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