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23.05.2022 • 05.06.2022
The eternal "Portuguese Venice", the light-bathed city of Aveiro was recently elected by The Guardian readers as "the most romantic city in Europe". Embraced by the Aveiro Lagoon - Ria de Aveiro - Aveiro bursts with colour and joie de vivre!
48 hours in Aveiro
The eternal "Portuguese Venice", the light-bathed city of Aveiro was recently elected by The Guardian readers as "the most romantic city in Europe". Embraced by the Aveiro Lagoon - Ria de Aveiro - Aveiro can be discovered by boat, on foot or by bike, riding one of the several free bikes of the city, the BUGA. Aveiro bursts with colour and joie de vivre!
A view over the Ria de Aveiro
The stunning city of Aveiro has a deeply diversified offer in terms of hotels and local accommodation. Amazing places that suit the demands of modern travellers and all budgets. Sleeping with a unique view over the Aveiro Lagoon is an experience that you will never forget!
Codfish, seafood & sweets
Aveiro cuisine is naturally deeply influenced by the sea flavours, for there are many restaurants in the city where we can eat the freshest fish varieties and seafood. And obviously, codfish. Portugal's favourite fish. But Aveiro is also the place to taste new trends and a paradise for sweet-tooth travellers. "Ovos-moles" and charming patisseries leading the way.
Aveiro, Tech City
Developed by the City Hall of Aveiro, Aveiro Tech City is an unprecedented initiative that brings together citizens, companies, R&D institutes and state-of-the-art technology to redefine how to live and work in a digital and connected city.
Feeding the future: the University of Aveiro
Aveiro has been one of the most innovative Portuguese university cities since 1973. Located between the salt ponds and the city centre, the University of Aveiro provided a new dynamic to Aveiro. A city within the city!
Aveiro, Design City
Aveiro is a deeply inspiring city and the perfect destination for design lovers. Along with the exquisite art nouveau buildings, Aveiro is an icon of creation and colourful brands.
Walking & Cycling in Aveiro
The city of Aveiro and the surrounding region, embraced by Aveiro Lagoon, is absolutely perfect for walking and cycling fans! Either on foot or by bike, Aveiro will fascinate you with its countless charms.