Aveiro Things to Do

  • Ponte de Carcavelos (Aveiro, Portugal)
    Ponte de Carcavelos (Aveiro, Portugal)
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  • 1. Aveitour

    De barco, a pé ou de autocarro, as melhores experiências turísticas na Região de Aveiro foram com a Aveitour. Rotas temáticas acompanhadas por guias jovens, muito simpáticos e comunicadores. Vale a...

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  • 2. Canals

    It's exaggerated the comparison to Venice, but Aveiro is, really very tight to water. A few canals cross the city, and in the neighborhoods, most of their life...

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  • 3. The Aveiro City Museum

    A few blocks from the canals, this building was once a convent (Convento de Jesus) built in the 15th century. It contains the tomb of the daughter of Afonso V,...

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  • 4. Câmara Municipal

    Most people who come to Aveiro enjoy the canals and the northern part of Canal Central. Despite promixity, not many people take a walk to the city hall, Câmara...

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  • 5. Moliceiros

    Although I did not get to do this, there are also tours of the canals and Ria de Aveiro, a wide marshland that was blocked from the ocean after a storm in the...

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  • 6. Open-Top Buses

    Operated by Rota da Luz, the regional tourism board, the open-top bus tour of Aveiro takes about 45~60 minutes. The tickets (5 euros) may be purchased at the...

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  • 7. Canal Central

    From Praça Humberto Delgado, located in the very center of the city, you will see the canal stretching to the Atlantic Ocean. Lined with beautiful buildings and...

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  • 8. Estação de Aveiro

    Although its role as the main gate to the city has been now moved to the new station right next to it, the old station building still is the center of attention...

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  • 9. Sé - Cathedral

    Near the main channel (within walking distance), you may find the Sé of Aveiro (Church of São Domingos). This 15th century church is an ancient Dominican...

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  • 10. Art Nouveaux houses

    In Aveiro there are several noticeable Art Nouveaux styled houses, which are doubtless a must see when visiting this city. The houses depicted on my photo are...

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  • 11. Moliceiros

    Moliceiros are colourful boats which are typical of Ria de Aveiro. Nowadays they are a symbol and a reference of Aveiro. In former days, they were associated...

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  • 12. Canal Central

    Aveiro’s main attractions are the channels. Some say that Aveiro is the Venice of Portugal. Well, that is said due to the channels, but be aware that Aveiro is...

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  • 13. The beaches

    Oh how nice... After discovering the city-center for a half day we decided it was time to see something new. And the new things were the beach. There are two...

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  • 14. The painted bridge

    Well, actually I don't know if this is a "must see"-thing, but...We went into the tourist-office in Aveiro, told the lady there that we were in Aveiro for one...

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  • 15. The canales

    It's not the Venice, but still it's very nice! It gives the town a nice feeling, since water, at least for me, makes it more calm.Around the canales there are...

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  • 16. Catedral e Cruzeiro de S. Domingos

    The Catedral and Cruzeiro de S. Domingos date from the XV Century and used to be convent from the Dominican Monks. The cruzeiro is barely on the picture,...

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  • 17. Porcelain Fabric - Vista Alegre 2

    A German, Franz Muller, was hired to begin making glass dishware, while an Englishman, Samuel Hungles, was in charge of cutting it. However, the objective was...

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  • 18. Porcelain Fabric - Vista Alegre

    In 1817, Jos? Ferreira Pinto Basto V bought a small farm in Vista Alegre in the council of Ilhavo. He built a very pretty 17th century chapel on the edges of...

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  • 19. General

    Aveiro's main museum, housed in the former Jesus Monastrey, is full of mementoes of King Afonso V's daughter, Santa Joana, who died here in 1490. Within short...

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  • 20. Rua Coimbra

    Take a walk along the Rua Coimbra. This seemed to me to be the main tourist street of the town and it is very well kept.

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  • 21. Old Town...

    You should wonder around the old part of the city, which is the main tourist part and where you can also find the tourist office.

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  • 22. beach

    sao jacinto beach in august - count the bodies on one hand!, surf, sand, sun, fish, foam, free, walk, wade, wow!!!!

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  • 23. The hsitorical centre of...

    The hsitorical centre of Aveiro is located near the river. One of the historical buildings you have in Aveiro is the church you can see on this photo.

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