Guests can enjoy various activities in the surrounding area, such as golf, cycling, points of interest and festivities on the outskirts of AboimHouse.


Points of Interest


  • Casa do Oleiro and Marão Rural Museum

  • Church of the Misericordia

  • Church of São Domingos and Museum of Sacred Art

  • São Gonçalo Bridge

  • Archer’s Bridge

  • Solar dos Magalhães

  • Route of the Romanesque

Festivals, Parties and Events

  • São Gonçalo Day (January)

  • Carnival (February/March)

  • Conventual Candy Fair (May)

  • WRC Rally Portugal (May)

  • Festas do Junho-City Parties (First weekend of June)

  • UVVA – Universo do Vinho Verde Amarante (June)

  • Old Fashion Fair (Last weekend of June)

  • Amarantina Party (July)

  • Mimo Festival (July)

  • HáFest (August)

  • Portuguese Guitar Festival (August)

  • Band’Arte (August)

  • International Guitar Festival (September)

  • Music Market (Between September and December)

  • Ar&Pa – Iberian Cultural Heritage Biennial

  • Christmas – Amarante City Nativity Scene – Christmas lighting, fireworks and animation in the city (December 15 until January 5)

  • New Year’s Eve – Fireworks and animation (December 31th)

“The air is thick with the smell of doughnut grease, sugar, and freshly-baked pastries. Festive lights flicker overhead while a group of townsfolk in traditional dress prepare themselves for an evening of lively dancing.”


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Gastronomy and Wines

The city of Amarante has several gastronomic and wine points.
The examples will range from the most expensive to the most affordable.
Our Suggestions:


Porto Airport

70 km

Port of Leixões

68 km

Hospital of Amarante

4 km