Amarante Tourism, Portugal

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Amarante (Portuguese pronunciation: [ɐmɐˈɾɐ̃t(ɨ)]) is a town and a municipality in Porto District, in northern Portugal. Amarante is situated in the agricultural lands of the Minho region, and belongs to the Porto district, region Norte and sub-region Támega. The population in 2011 was 56,264, in an area of 301.33 km². The city itself had a population of 11,261 in 2001. The Tâmega River runs through the town and is crossed by a large arched bridge, the Ponte São Gonçalo. It is reputed to have helped local forces fend off a French attack in the early 19th century. Nowadays the older centre of town is dominated by a multitude of cafés and restaurants dotted along the steep banks of the southern side of the Tâmega River. Amarante is also associated with the tale of Saint Gonzalo/Gonçalo de Amarante.

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This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Amarante in Portugal is an ideal destination for a vacation! Amarante is located at a short trip away from Porto a major city in Portugal. Porto is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Rail Station Sao Bento, Zona Ribeirinha, Majestic Cafe. Tour packages of Amarante are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Amarante*

  • Amarante: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Amarante for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Amarante.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Amarante - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 85.94 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 92.27 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Amarante

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Amarante

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.25 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.43 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.05 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 81.52 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 86.47 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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