10 Things to Do in Cantanhede That You Shouldn't Miss

Discover the best top things to do in Cantanhede, Portugal including Praia da Tocha, Moinho da Nascente de Anca, Cantanhede Classic & Vintage Private Motorcycle Garage, Palacio do Marques de Cascais, Piscina Natural de Anca, Antigo Paco dos Condes de Cantanhede e Marqueses de Marialva, Igreja da Misericordia ou Convento de Santo Antonio, Terreiro do Paco Garden, Symposio Wines & Friends, Horticola de Cantanhede, Lda.

1. Praia da Tocha

Rua de Sao Joao 18, Cantanhede 3060-691, Portugal Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities, Beaches
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4.5 based on 47 reviews

Praia da Tocha

Reviewed By Fraser000

The best beach in Portugal, shhh, don't tell anyone

We come from Nor Cal, which has some of the best beaches in US. Tocha Beach rivals our best with its long seeping sands, few people, raw ocean power, clean water, and pretty good shells. Although it wasn't surfable when we went, apparently its good for th

2. Moinho da Nascente de Anca

Rua Dr. Jaime Cortesao, Cantanhede 3060-178, Portugal Sights & Landmarks, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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4.5 based on 6 reviews

Moinho da Nascente de Anca

The watermill of Anca is one of the few that still works.

Reviewed By hans-jaguar - Santa Comba Dao, PortugalSanta Comba Dao, Portugal

Visiting the village of Ança.

This watermill is situated near Fonte de Ançã and is still active. The first documented references to its date who is going back into the year 937. When interested to visit the mill on the inside, you always can contact the Tourist Office of Ançã who is i

3. Cantanhede Classic & Vintage Private Motorcycle Garage

Rua Marques de Marialva 8, Cantanhede 3060-184, Portugal Museums, Specialty Museums
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5 based on 1 reviews

Cantanhede Classic & Vintage Private Motorcycle Garage

Reviewed By Jerry699_12 - ChartresChartres

Private collection of Italian motorcycles

This private collection of motorcycles can only be viewed by appointment and is one mans personal collection. He is an enthusiastic motorcyclist with a passion for Italian motorcycles. Among his collection are some British gems like an OK Supreme of 1934,

4. Palacio do Marques de Cascais

Largo do Pelourinho, Cantanhede 3060-057, Portugal Sights & Landmarks, Points of Interest & Landmarks, Historic Sites
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Palacio do Marques de Cascais

The Marques de Cascais Palace was the palace where the Lord of Anca used to live in the XVII century.

Reviewed By hans-jaguar - Santa Comba Dao, PortugalSanta Comba Dao, Portugal

Visit the small village of Ança - Cantanhede.

After you have visited in Ança de Church “Nossa Senhora de O”, go left for about 50 meters and you find your selves in front of the arches who are the “Cascais Marquis Palace”, on your right you will also find the “Tourist Office” and on the other side yo

5. Piscina Natural de Anca

Rua Doutor Jaime Cortesao 12, Cantanhede 3060-178, Portugal Nature & Parks, Bodies of Water
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3.5 based on 12 reviews

Piscina Natural de Anca

The natural pool of Anca is greatest place to be on a hot days of summer!

Reviewed By hans-jaguar - Santa Comba Dao, PortugalSanta Comba Dao, Portugal

Visit to the village of Ança.

Put into a green environment who gives the visitors the possibility to have a nice swim and a coffee break next to the pool in the café, the natural pool of Ançã is open from 11h00 until 19h00 every day during summer, and is controlled by a life-guard, th

6. Antigo Paco dos Condes de Cantanhede e Marqueses de Marialva

Praca Marques de Marialva, Cantanhede 3060-999, Portugal Sights & Landmarks, Government Buildings, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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4 based on 4 reviews

Antigo Paco dos Condes de Cantanhede e Marqueses de Marialva

Reviewed By hans-jaguar - Santa Comba Dao, PortugalSanta Comba Dao, Portugal

Visit the city of Cantanhede.

This building is in the “Renascentista” style and dates from the 16th century and is located on the edge of the central place in Cantanhede and is in use as “City Hall”, here you also have the church of Cantanhede and the statue of “D. José I” on his hors

7. Igreja da Misericordia ou Convento de Santo Antonio

Rua Dr. Antonio Jose da Silva Poiares, Cantanhede, Portugal Sights & Landmarks, Churches & Cathedrals
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Igreja da Misericordia ou Convento de Santo Antonio

Reviewed By hans-jaguar - Santa Comba Dao, PortugalSanta Comba Dao, Portugal

Visit to the city of Cantanhede.

The construction of this church is going back into the year 1675 and was ordered by the 1º Marquis de Marialva, D. António Luís de Meneses. The church is on a surrounded location, but it is possible to enter by car, otherwise you will have it hard to find

8. Terreiro do Paco Garden

Terreiro do Paco | Anca, Cantanhede 3060-057, Portugal Nature & Parks, Gardens
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Terreiro do Paco Garden

Terreiro do Paco is a beautiful park in the center of Anca.

Reviewed By hans-jaguar - Santa Comba Dao, PortugalSanta Comba Dao, Portugal

Visit to the village of Ança.

This is the green space (small park) in between the Igreja de nossa Senhora de O and the building called the “Cascais Marquis Palace”, a small zone with trees and some places to park a car, has to be very nice in summer with allot of shadow.

9. Symposio Wines & Friends

Rua Luis de Camoes 26 | Store 16, Cantanhede 3060-183, Portugal Shopping, Gift & Specialty Shops
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Symposio Wines & Friends

EN Symposio - Wine & Friends is a place where you can purchase the best wines and find personalized advice to culinary harmonization. Here you can purchase wine accessories, attend to commented wine tasting events, frequent workshops and endless experiences. More than a cellar or a wine house, Symposio - Wine & Friends is 'the spot' for all oenophiles, enthusiasts and for a new type of connoisseurs of good wine: the Symposiasts!

Reviewed By Lena9800 - United StatesUnited States

Amazing place

I was very impressed with this wine cellar it has a variety of wines including, rose ,red, white, sparkling wine and of course Porto wine, pretty much wine from every region, I did not know what wine to get but Carlos the owner with his expertise recomme

10. Horticola de Cantanhede, Lda

Rua Dr Antonio Jose Almeida, 22-24, Cantanhede 3060-142, Portugal Shopping, Gift & Specialty Shops
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Horticola de Cantanhede, Lda

Book store with local merchandising and lots of types of souvenirs.

Reviewed By AnaP10119

Compras

Bom atendimento, qualidade e variedade para uma cidade pequena como cantanhede. Recomendo para compra de gifts ,material escolar ou revistas.

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