More information about the city of Chaves
Chaves is situated on the Rio Tamega river near the Spanish border, and has always played an important military role.
Chaves offers a spa, featuring some of hottest hot water baths in the world, reaching temperatures of 73° Centigrade (163° Fahrenheit). Of course the spa, which is called Parque Termal, is open for visitors. Chaves is also known for its rich cuisine, featuring the finest sausages and hams. .