Portugal

The most beautiful cities in Portugal

The best of Portugal cities

Petr Liška
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The most beautiful cities in Portugal
Inserted: 14.11.2021
Author: Petr Liška © gigaplaces.com
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Portugal is famous not only for its beautiful Atlantic coast, but also for its beautiful cities with an interesting atmosphere, bright colors, Azujelos tiles, but also light desolation. Let's take a look at the beautiful Portuguese cities and towns that are definitely worth a visit.

1.
Porto

The most beautiful Portuguese city

Rating:
| Altitude: 87 m / 285 ft

Porto is the second largest, but the most beautiful portuguese city, with a picturesque location above the… continue reading

2.
Lisabon

The capital of Portugal

Rating:
| Altitude: 56 m / 184 ft

The city of Lisbon belongs to smaller European capitals, but if you count the agglomerations, it is more than… continue reading

3.
Aveiro

Portuguese Venice

Rating:
| Altitude: 9 m / 30 ft

Aveiro is a seaside town in the north of Portugal. Thanks to the waterways it is called the Portuguese Venice… continue reading

4.
Sintra

The city of two royal palaces

Altitude: 201 m / 659 ft

Just twenty kilometers west of Lisbon you will find the former summer residence of the Portuguese kings of… continue reading

5.
Marvão

Romantic portuguese town with castle

Altitude: 824 m / 2 703 ft

Practically on the border with Spain, on the mountain promontory is the beautiful town of Marvão. The main… continue reading

6.
Óbidos

The city with the most famous castle in Portugal

Altitude: 50 m / 164 ft

Óbidos is one of the most picturesque cities in Portugal and at the same time perhaps the most famous castle… continue reading

7.
Monsanto

The village between the boulders

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| Altitude: 658 m / 2 159 ft

In the eastern part of Portugal, a short distance from the border with Spain, lies the village of Monsanto,… continue reading

8.
Piodão

Village hidden in the hills

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| Altitude: 675 m / 2 215 ft

Piodão is a small village in the central part of Portugal. The terraced alleyways along with the stone walls… continue reading

9.
Azenhas do Mar

Town on the cliff

Rating:
| Altitude: 35 m / 115 ft

Azenhas do Mar is a picturesque town built directly on the cliff. Within its reach are beautiful beaches and… continue reading

10.
Castelo de Vide

Fortified city at the border with Spain

Rating:
| Altitude: 575 m / 1 886 ft

Castelo de Vide is a picturesque historic city just off the border with Spain. The white plastered houses… continue reading

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