Parque Temático do Arnado
Museu do Brinquedo Português
In a gorgeous red mansion right after the Roman bridge in Arcozelo is this museum dedicated to Portuguese toys. The focus is on toys...
The city’s pièce de résistance, this elegant 31-arched bridge across the Rio Lima is now limited to foot traffic. Most of it dates from...
Torre de São Paulo
Along with the Torre da Cadeia Velha, this tower constitutes the only standing remains of Ponte de Lima's medieval walls. Note the...
Tucked into an alcove behind one of the town’s old towers, this somewhat divey dining room serves tasty octopus and meat dishes. It...
Parque Temático do Arnado information
Green space is abundant in Ponte de Lima, but this small, intriguing garden with rose bushes and lemon-filled trellises next to a public swimming pool on the west side of the river is notable because each May it hosts a competition where 12 artists create temporary gardens built around a theme. The winning garden is chosen in October and remains rooted for the year.