The national capital Lisbon is located 180 miles (290 kilometers) south of Amarante.
Amarante has some interesting destinations to visit. The Igreja de Sao Goncalo and the Ponte de Sao Goncalo are two of the best.
Amarante isn't the only place in this popular region worth exploring; those with enough time can also head off and experience the special qualities of the nearby landscapes, cities and towns. Go and see the Garden of Saint Bartholomew and Igreja de Baiao in and around Baiao, which is roughly 8 miles (13 kilometers), away from Amarante. A trip to Penafiel is another great option. It's about 12 miles (19 kilometers) away from Amarante and where you'll find the Penafiel Church and Paco da Sousa Church.
When vacationing in Amarante, experience Vila Real Santo Antonio. Approximately 13 miles (21 kilometers) away, this regional transport and shopping hub is where you can find Hermitage of the Immaculate Conception, Reserva Natural do Sapal and Monte Gordo Beach. Vila Real Santo Antonio has a lot to offer those willing to delve a little deeper. Quinta da Ria Golf Course, Alcoutim Castle and Santo Antonio Sports Complex are some of the other points of interest you won't want to miss.
As your trip winds down, you'll be sure to bid the region a teary "Adeus"