Valpacos Vacation Packages
Valpacos is located approximately 220 miles (354 kilometers) from Lisbon, the country's capital.
To see why so many people favor Norte as a vacation spot, make sure you and your travel buddies see a bit more of the many scenic and cultural attractions around Valpacos. Roughly 12 miles (19 kilometers) away you'll find Chaves. Set aside a day here to discover the Chaves Castle and Forte de Sao Francisco.
Vila Real is 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Valpacos. This regional center offers a some great things to see and do, like Panoias, Mirandela Roman Church and Solar de Mateus. Carreira Gardens and Parque Natural do Alvao are just a handful of the many other interesting attractions that await.
Each place holds a unique history and this area is no exception. The archeological sites here provide a fascinating window on the past.
If you feel like kicking back a little, why not have a go at sunbathing or cycling. A great way to enjoy the great outdoors in Norte is to join for a hiking or mountain biking adventure.
A way to experience the true nature of a place is by exploring the cafés and restaurants in the region. Try some dishes and connect with the people who live in the area. Don't wrap up your time in Norte without tasting rojões (braised pork chunks) or sarrabulho (pork rice cooked in pig blood). End with limonetes (small lemon tarts), a common dessert. After dinner, go out for a drink in a bar that serves regional wines. Get a bottle of Soalheiro or Palácio da Brejoeira.
When it's time to leave, say a fond Adeus (farewell) to the interesting people you've met and the spots you've been.