Things to do
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19.04.2021 • 25.04.2021
Reopening of The Bussaco Palace
On April 19th one of Portugal's most iconic hotels will finally reopen its doors. The Bussaco Palace is a true fairy tale palace at the heart of an enchanted forest that this year celebrates its 104th anniversary!
The Fox House – Private Villa & Nature
The Fox House is a private villa with traditional granite buildings, surrounded by colorful gardens and lush nature, where tranquility and the cult of detail create a truly unique atmosphere.
Varanda do Casal
In the Casal São Simão, a Schist Village with a rich history, there is a hidden secret. A place where traditional tastes merge with modernity, where wood stoves keep the memories of culinary traditions alive in Portugal’s interior.
The first electric Portuguese ferryboat
The region of Aveiro will have the first 100% electric ferryboat in Portugal! This is a partnership between the City Hall of Aveiro and the Portuguese port and shipping company ETE.
Founded in 1856, Confeitaria Peixinho is the oldest bakery in Aveiro, producing the iconic "ovos-moles" (soft eggs). This mouth-watering sweet speciality was created 5 centuries ago by the nuns of the Jesus Monastery. Confeitaria Peixinho bakes the century-old original recipe!
Wine Tourism and Passion Store
Housed in the former train station building of Curia, Wine Tourism and Passion Store showcases the excellence of Bairrada wines and its high-quality regional products.
Mata dos Sete Montes
These woods lead to the Castle of Tomar and is also known as the Bush of the Convent of Christ, also used by the Order of Christ for isolation, but also the place where they planted gardens and apple trees that upheld the monastic community.