1 Pousada de Santa Marinha da Costa, Guimarães
Enjoy the views over Guimarães from a delightful hotel fashioned from a medieval monastery.
2 Citânia de Briteiros
Step back to pre-Roman times in the evocative ruins of a magnificent Iron Age hilltown.
3 Touring the cathedral, Braga
Follow the guide as he unlocks the secrets of the country’s religious capital.
4 Feira de Barcelos
The spectacular Thursday feira is one of Europe’s biggest weekly markets.
5 Monte de Santa Luzia
Ride up the funicular for one of the best views in Portugal from this breezy hilltop sanctuary.
6 Valença do Minho
A walk around the ramparts shows you the best of this historic Rio Minho fortified town.
7 Ponte de Lima
Whether staying in a manor house or boutique hotel – you won’t regret a night in dreamy Ponte de Lima.
8 Soajo, Parque Nacional da Peneda-Gerês
The restored village of Soajo offers a glimpse of local life in this remote part of the country.