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Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal your home away from home

A holiday in Vila Nova de Cerveira is a journey that will take holidaymakers into a new cultural experience and immerse them in Portuguese history while still giving them that much-needed R&R. To help them further enjoy their stay in the Viana do Castelo district they will be nestled in beautiful villas, some renovated farmhouses, and luxurious apartments during their stay.

Things to do on holiday to Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal

Sightseeing in this town is a highly rewarding activity as visitors will come across a number of fascinating monuments. Among these is the Convento San Payo, an ancient convent founded in the 14th century by Galician priests. As the years went by the structure fell into ruin but it was restored and converted into a museum housing several sculptures and paintings, mostly by José Rodriguez, the sculptor who oversaw the restoration.

One of the pleasures most looked forward to by travellers to any part of Portugal is dining on traditional Portuguese dishes in the restaurants there. One of the most highly rated eateries in the Vila Nova de Cerveira region is the Restaurante Casa das Velhas. This is the place to go when thinking of a romantic dinner or family outing. Diners can enjoy sumptuous dishes based on fresh fish while enjoying fresh air outdoors and gazing over breathtaking views. While the main courses are to die for, the desserts are simply out of this world.

Places to visit on holiday to Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal

The Aquamuseu Rio Minho is an absolute must-visit while on holiday to Vila Nova de Cerveira. It has a number of interesting exhibitions including an intriguing simulation of the Minho River from its source to its mouth. There is also a well-stocked library with titles that cover themes such as aquatic ecosystems and natural resources. Another museum visitors will want to spend time in is the Museum Biennial Cerveira. Exhibited here are the works of many Portuguese artists as well as some renowned names from outside the country. There are also digital art and photography exhibitions.

Weather in Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal

The temperate Mediterranean climate in this locale provides for mild winters and summers that are warm, not scorching. Winter temperatures hover between 6 and 15°C and though on occasion they dip to 4°C, it never gets as cold as freezing. Summer highs on the other hand rarely go above 27°C. Most of Vila Nova’s rainfall falls at the end of autumn and during the months of winter. October is the wettest month of this locale with average rainfall of 200mm being recorded.

Travel to Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal

Just over 30 miles away from this resort town is the Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport which serves the Porto area. Being one of Portugal’s busiest airports, Francisco handles traffic from most major European cities including Madrid, Paris, Zurich, London and Amsterdam. TAP Portugal airlines even have direct flights from Rio de Janeiro-Galeão Airport in Brazil. Ryanair, one of the more renowned budget airlines serves a number of European destinations. Travellers coming from these locations and other Portuguese cities will find taxis and rental cars within easy reach when they arrive.

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                                                                                    Vila Nova de Cerveira Holiday Homes & Villas (41)

                                                                                     

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                                                                                    This property was well equipped and very clean. lots of room and it was set in a peaceful area.

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                                                                                    The property was well set up for an older family, and had plenty of space indoors and out. The pool was fantastic, and very refreshing. The gardens were well kept and quirky. The hosts live downstairs in a seperate flat which we were not aware of before arriving. The owner speaks good English and was very friendly but not intrusive. The only negative was that there are lots of very delicate ornaments and trinkets everywhere - these are not necessarily suited to small children and do make the property a little cluttered with reduced room for your own things. Also there is a hidden sprinkler system - that activates at night so all towels left on the line were soaking the next morning! Would benefit from a guest information book about the house rules and local area.
                                                                                    • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
                                                                                    • Date of Stay: Aug 2017

                                                                                    Lovely villa

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                                                                                    A lovely villa. Clean, spacious and comfortable. Private garden with plenty of seating and a good size pool. Well equipped kitchen and plenty of towels. Handy location, lot's of lovely places to explore nearby. One hour from Porto and 20 minutes from beautiful beaches.
                                                                                    • Review Submitted: Aug 04, 2017
                                                                                    • Date of Stay: Jul 2017