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Experiences to

enjoy on rainy days

On rainy days, there is plenty to see and do in the Aveiro region. Indoor activities include fascinating museums and interactive experiences promoting leisure and fun indoors.

Are you visiting the Aveiro region on rainy days?

Don’t let the rain discourage you, we have several suggestions for indoor activities that you shouldn’t miss!

Throughout the entire territory of the Aveiro Region, there are multiple sounds, colours, wisdom, and flavours to explore throughout the year. Even on rainy days, when conditions are not ideal for outdoor activities, we have different places and experiences that will allow you to enjoy your trip the best way. There are several places to explore and experience while staying sheltered from the rain. Join us on this unforgettable sensory journey and be surprised by the culture, creativity, and identity of the Aveiro region!

fábrica vista alegre | Riv'arte | Vista Alegre Museum

Vista Alegre Museum


Núcleo Museológico da Tanoaria “Farramenta” | Riv'arte | Museological Nucleus of Cooperage "Ferramenta"

Museological Nucleus of Cooperage “Farramenta”


Oficina da Formiga Atelier

Oficina da Formiga Atelier


Estaleiro - Museu do Monte Branco | Ria Viv'Arte | Shipyard-Museum of Monte Branco

Shipyard-Museum of Monte Branco


Don Duarte tiles | Atelier

Don Duarte Tiles


Museu do Vinho da Bairrada | Ria viv'Arte | Bairrada Wine Museum

Bairrada wine museum


Museu Arte Nova - Art Nouveau Museum | Ria viv'Arte

Art Nouveau Museum


Gaby | Ria Viv'Arte

Gaby – Pastelaria D’Autor | Pastry


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    Visiting the Aveiro region means learning centuries-old traditions and experiencing a historical regional culture.

    9 municipalities, one single region

    1 hour from Porto and about 2 hours from Lisbon, the Aveiro Region is composed of 9 municipalities: Albergaria-a-Velha, Anadia, Aveiro, Estarreja, Ílhavo, Murtosa, Oliveira do Bairro, Ovar, and Vagos. It is a unique and charming region where the Ria de Aveiro plays an outstanding role due to its biodiversity and everything associated with it, from gastronomy and regional traditions to arts and crafts, passed from generation to generation.

    The Aveiro region combines urban centres full of life with immense architectural beauty, stunning landscapes, abundant natural resources and 50 km of coastline. With a wide tourist offer, bathing, nature, and thermal tourism are the most sought-after attractions.

    Traditions that last through time

    Rich in traditions linked to the Ria de Aveiro – from “Xávega” art to naval construction – an architectural heritage where the tiles, the baroque and art nouveau stand out, an unmistakable regional gastronomy and confectionery, a diverse natural landscape and several excellent cultural facilities, the Aveiro region is welcoming and hospitable.

    Let yourself be charmed by the local culture, traditions, and regional arts and crafts, taste the delicious gastronomy, and discover the architectural heritage of the 9 municipalities. The Aveiro region is ideal for those seeking natural beauty, history, and culture. Lose yourself in the charms of the Aveiro region by discovering all its corners.