Sleep in a monk’s cell, but still feel like royalty.
Discover the unknown
It's all about tradition and rough nature in the north of Portugal. The perfect destination for lovers of wine, mountains, rivers and wild life.
This is where the Alto Minho, Parque Nacional da Peneda-Gerês and Trás-os-Montes will amaze you. Cities like Braga and Guimarães will take you far into Portuguese history. And the rivier Douro is waiting to introduce you to the art of wine making.
Read all about this region in these articles. Having trouble making your way through all the information? You can always request your Personal Travel Plan from Bucket List Portugal.
Nature and adventure meet in Pena Aventura
Get very close to nature in an adventurous way (or choose something calm)
Holy Week in Portugal – Processions in Braga
Get impressed with the emotion of Braga’s Semana Santa celebrations
Past and present meet at Casas Novas Countryside Hotel
An old manor house is now a beautiful hotel in the North of Portugal
Ten Must See Places in Northern Portugal
The north of Portugal is overwhelming in nature, tradition and flavours. Don’t miss these highlights.
The stunning view of the Miradouro do Penedo Durão
One of the best viewpoints of the country is the one overlooking the river Douro called Penedo Durão