Hotels in Oporto and Northern Portugal
Oporto and Northern Portugal Hotels
The Oporto and Northern Portugal region is an area embracing the Douro and the Monho rivers. Visit the wine cellars on the banks of the Douro River or explore GuimarÃ£es, called the cradle of the nation. There is much to see and do in the area. You can climb into the hills, view the many fountains found in Braga or visit the dark forest of the Parque Nacional de Peneda-GerÃªs. Expect to spend more than a weekend. The Oporto and Northern Portugal is a large area to cover. Oporto and Northern Portugal has much to interest its visitors. There is the House of Henry the Navigator at Oporto (Porto) as well as the Gardens of the Crystal Palace with its sports arena and National Museum in what was once a royal palace. You may also want to take part in the renowned Festival das Cruzes in GuimarÃ£es.