Arouca The Essential
At the far end of a steep-sided valley between wooded heights, some houses surround the monastery of Arouca. Founded in 716, but rebuilt in the 18C following a fire, it forms a Baroque ensemble with a very spare appearance.

Must see

Michelin's recommendations for Arouca
Monastery Church
Monastery Church
The nave of this church has many gilded
15 minutes
Museum of Arte Sacra
Museum of Arte Sacra
Situated on the first floor of a
60 minutes