Amares is a great place to stay while you are in Costa Verde - Minho as many of the city’s main attractions are within easy reach. Two attractions that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the wonderful Nossa Senhora da Abadia and the much-loved Sameiro Sanctuary. If you have time, don’t miss the Sao Frutuoso Chapel and the Santa Barbara Garden.
Amares offers some interesting museums, exhibits and show venues nearby that make great places to visit. Stroll around and enjoy the atmosphere of Medina Museum in Braga, the D. Diogo de Sousa Museum and the Pius XII Museum. Go and see a couple of the exciting live performances at Theatro Circo in Braga.
Visitors looking for interesting places to visit in and around the Amares area should go and see Braga Cathedral in Braga. Start your tour of nearby historic attractions at Archbishop's Palace in Braga.
If you’re a sports lover, you’ll enjoy seeing local heroes, the Braga Sporting Club, doing battle at Estadio Municipal de Braga, Braga. On match days follow the procession of red and white, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fans at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a few post-game beers.
At the end of a day discovering the sights, sounds and smells of Amares, rest up in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Check out the rooms and rates at the Melia Braga Hotel & Spa, the Mercure Braga Centro, or the Ibis Braga.