martes, 26 de agosto de 2014

TOURIST CIRCUIT IN TAXI

Taxi tours

Daily departures in time from 10:00 to 16:00.

Outputs and back to Tui.

Pick up at the agreed place and we will target a historic center of Tui, free time to visit:

Santa Maria Cathedral of Tui, Built in the late eleventh century.
Diocesan Museum and Historical Archive.
Church and Convent of the Poor Clares.
Poor Clare Nuns Tunnel.

As this town and short distances is recommended visitors walk.

Already agreed pickup point and continue until you reach the church and convent of Santo Domingo, continue until you reach the old Roman bridge and then climb Mount Aloia.

The Monte Aloia is located 15 km from the center of TUI, which is the Chapel of San Xiao located on top of the Natural Park Aloia and XVIII century, built on the remains of an ancient Romanesque temple. It is rectangular and completely of stone and in its vicinity there is a Via Crucis which culminates in the viewpoint of the Great Cross which dates from 1910, with amazing views of the river Minho and Portugal.

We follow the path in the direction of Valença do Minho is the first town in Portugal we found just inside the bridge over the Rio Miño from Tui.

The village is divided into two zones: the lower zone is a modern city and uptown is a former immersed within a walled fortress that was built in the seventeenth century people.

Then free time for shopping or strolling through the fortress and then leave address
La Guardia.

Climb up to the Castro de Santa Tecla or Santa Tegra which is located on top of the mountain of the same name about 300 meters in the municipality of A Guarda. Located in this situation clearly favoring his defense, taking around a slope. The location is excellent as it is located between the mouth of the river Miño and the Atlantic Ocean.

Then take a brief walk through the center and fishing port of La Guardia.

We will travel to the Monastery of Oia short visit and will continue to Baiona with free time for lunch and a walk.

Baiona has a great artistic legacy display. Its construction is the most iconic castle Monterreal currently works as parador.
The replica of the Caravel La Pinta, which has a great historical importance, since in March 1493 Martin Alonso Pinzon arrived at the port of Baiona.
It also has other religious monuments such as: Ex-Collegiate Church (Santa Maria de Baiona) Chapel of Santa Liberata.

Back to Tui pass by the monument of the Virgin of the Rock and the Roman Bridge in Ramallosa.