Beyond the walls
In Castelo do Neiva you have the unspoilt beach of fine sand, the small fishing harbor, the Neiva river mouth, the Roman fort, the paths of St. James, the Sargasso Museum and the Archaeological Museum.
Quinta do Monteverde is just 10 minutes away from the centennial city Viana do Castelo and around 30 minutes away from Porto (UNESCO World Heritage City) and the international airport.
Let yourself be seduced by the trails of a Portugal full of detail and contrast, both modern and ancient, find the warm happy people, the rich culture and the variety in what is the stunning Minho. Caminha, Valença, Ponte de Lima, Ponte da Barca, Barcelos, Guimarães e Braga, as well as the Peneda Gerês National Park, are within a one hour drive. Santiago de Compostela, in neighboring Galicia, and the Douro wine region are within a two hour drive.
For lovers of sport and active vacations propose several experiences: Karting in Amorosa (3 km), Estela Golf Course (20 km) and Viana Surf Club de Viana (Cabedelo beach, 5 km away, and Arda beach in Afife, 15 km away). You can ride a horse in Esposende (15 km), Go Rafting in rivers Minho and Lima and Do Canyoning in river Âncora.