Terras de Bouro Vacations
Terras de Bouro is the perfect place to stay while you are exploring Costa Verde - Minho as many of the city’s star attractions are within easy reach. The Nossa Senhora da Abadia and the Parque Nacional da Peneda-Geres are just two of the popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. If you have time, don’t miss Sameiro Sanctuary and the Sao Frutuoso Chapel.
You’ll find plenty of interesting museums, exhibits and venues in and around Terras de Bouro. Learn, admire and be amazed in the various museums which include Medina Museum in Braga, the D. Diogo de Sousa Museum and the Pius XII Museum. Book tickets for a few of the magical theater, dance and music performances at Theatro Circo in Braga.
There are a number of natural gifts here as well, so make sure you enjoy the nearby green spaces. There are no shortage of family parks, so take a picnic blanket to the Santa Barbara Garden in Braga and the Parque do Arnado in Ponte de Lima.
If you are spending a while in and around Terras de Bouro, treat yourself with a visit to Guimaraes Castle in Guimaraes, Braga Cathedral in Braga and Tibaes Monastery. Admire some of the religious sites such as the Church of St. Romanica Martin in Barcelos and the Chapel of Our Lady of Aparecida. Breathe in the atmosphere and gain a deeper understanding of the religious history of the area. If you’re into history, the region’s past comes vividly back to life at Archbishop's Palace in Braga.
A great way to experience the great outdoors is to grab your golf bag and head to the area’s popular golf links such as the Feitosa Golf Club in Ponte de Lima.
Sports fans should book tickets for Estadio Municipal de Braga, Braga to see the Braga Sporting Club doing battle with visiting teams. To fit in, be sure to wear red and white, the colors of the Braga Sporting Club.
When you’re ready to slow down after discovering the many charms of Terras de Bouro, check in to one of the area’s numerous bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the Melia Braga Hotel & Spa, the Mercure Braga Centro, and the popular Ibis Braga.