Things to do
Places to stay
09.08.2021 • 15.08.2021
Boat houses by Ostraveiro
Sandro and Sandra Sousa, owners of the company Ostraveiro, have developed an innovative accommodation concept: boat houses. These amazing boat houses offer a great view over the light-kissed city of Aveiro, as well as absolute comfort with its private bathroom, fully equipped kitchen, upper deck and elegant room.
Salty baths in Aveiro
The active tourism company Cale do Oiro was born from the passion of a small group of citizens from Aveiro, eager to share the natural and cultural richness with those who visit the city of Aveiro.
Housed in a former salt warehouse, the restaurant Salpoente is the perfect place for codfish lovers in Aveiro. A place that pays tribute to the gastronomic memories of the region. A place where codfish is reinvented in the most fascinating way!
Salicornia is a succulent plant that usually grows in salt ponds, on beaches and among mangroves. It is a salty plant with countless benefits for human health that can be used for food purposes. The company Horta da Ria, based in Aveiro, sells fresh salicornia, salicornia powder or green salt and preserved salicornia.
Salt Museum in Figueira da Foz
The Salt Museum was inaugurated in 2007 in Figueira da Foz. At the core of this museum is the interpretation, the valuing and the promotion of a century-old connection between local population and the salt ponds of Figueira da Foz.
SAL - Concept Store
Inspired by Nature, SAL - Concept Store is an online shop where you will find an eclectic selection or art works and exclusive handmade products according to a sustainable production.
Natural salt ponds of Rio Maior
Located at the foothill of Serra de Aire e Candeeiros, 3 km away from the city of Rio Maior, the natural salt ponds of Rio Maior are the only existing inland salt ponds in Portugal. The first reference to these amazing salt ponds date back to 1177.