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Deserve a visit

The fortress is integrated in the city center, and like this one deserves a visit. Is well... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
José T
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Fortress with amazing views

It's worth to go inside this XIV century fortress. The walls and the churchs inside are well... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
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Praca Liberdade 4, Vila Nova de Cerveira 4920-278, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a lovely city, great facilities and lots of information explained through the streets. I definitely recommend it

Thank TitoT416
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

The fortress is integrated in the city center, and like this one deserves a visit. Is well preserved and have good views over the city and Minho river.

Thank José T
Reviewed 15 June 2017

It's worth to go inside this XIV century fortress. The walls and the churchs inside are well preserved and from the back there are amazing views over the Minho river and Spain in the north bank of the river. From the walls above the entrance...More

Thank PedroRBC
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Very quiet and nice town. The water park, the river museum and the castle are must. The town has also a train station. Praia da Lenta and its coffee - lounge are very cozy.

Thank Jose M
Reviewed 4 January 2016

While the majority of the fort is very old and there is a lot of history here, there seems to be an hotel that was added and closed in the last few years. Not a major attraction and you can see it all in 1/2...More

Thank Cangolf
Reviewed 8 October 2015

This is an amazing historic site with a multi-level fortifying wall around an old town. I highly recommend a visit in the late evening when everything is lid up.

Thank Ivo T
Reviewed 28 September 2015

The Fair has Garden goods, attractive Clothes, Shoes ,vegetables,all farmer´s market,etc.,worth a visit. Prices very attractive.

Thank Tersai
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Visited Vila Nova from our holiday base in Valenca do Minho, short walk from the train station ,pass the children's water park,along the river( views of Spain!!) And you come to the old quarter of Vila Nova. The street was lovely, came out to a...More

Thank Anne A
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Vila Nova de Cerveira is a lovely small town which can be reached across the bridge from Spain. Lovely small square with shops and restaurants, plenty of parking. The Fort itself is small and nothing as grand as the stunning Fort in Valenca.

Thank L C
Reviewed 19 July 2015

If you want to "wash" your eyes just visit this monument but don't expect for more. It doesn't have any kind of animation along the year.

Thank 2lifes4travel
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