Geres is close to a diverse collection of Costa Verde - Minho’s more popular attractions. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Nossa Senhora da Abadia and the iconic Parque Nacional da Peneda-Geres. If you have time, don’t miss Sameiro Sanctuary and Theatro Circo.
Vacationers in Geres, looking for something different, will love the cultural attractions nearby. Stroll around and enjoy the atmosphere of Medina Museum in Braga, the D. Diogo de Sousa Museum and the Pius XII Museum.
When it’s time to escape the bustling streets of Costa Verde - Minho, visit one of the many nearby green spaces. There are no shortage of family parks, so take a picnic blanket to the Santa Barbara Garden in Braga.
To really get a feel for the area, visit the nearby local attractions such as Braga Cathedral in Braga. These are a magnet for travellers from all over the world. For a relaxing change of pace, spend a little time at the area’s most important religious sites, such as the Sao Frutuoso Chapel in Braga. Learn more about Costa Verde - Minho’s past by visiting historic sites, such as Archbishop's Palace in Braga.
Sports fanatics visiting Geres should head to Estadio Municipal de Braga, Braga to see the Braga Sporting Club in action. On match days follow the sea of red and white, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join local soccer lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a post-game drink.
When it’s time to rest up after checking out the delights of Geres, check in to one of the area's many accommodation options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, check out the amenities at the Melia Braga Hotel & Spa, the Mercure Braga Centro, and the popular Ibis Braga.