Vila Nova de Gaia

A busy seaside city whose history predates Roman rule, Vila Nova de Gaia is famous for its numerous beautiful pristine beaches.

Vila Nova de Gaia, or simply Gaia is a city and a municipality in Porto District in Norte Region, Portugal. It is well known for its cellars (locally known as "caves") where the world famous Port wine is stored and aged which have become a major tourist attraction. Vila Nova de Gaia is the Portuguese municipality with the biggest number of Blue Flag beaches in 2009 and in 2010: 17 beaches along 17 km of seaside. Some popular beaches are: Miramar, Granja, Aguda, Valadares, Francelos, Madalena and Canidelo. The city attracts a great number of tourists and the wine cellars are considered to be a must-see in any trip to area of Porto.
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