More information about the town of Povoa de Varzim

Povoa de Varzim is an old town with a charter dating back to the 14th century. In the 18th it became a major fishing port when many fishermen settled here.

Nowadays it is a great seaside resort, offering a wonderful beach which is very popular in summer. Povoa de Varzim provides many hotels, bars, a golf course, a casino and Olympic sports facilities.

Povoa de Varzim - Haven - Noord-Portugal
Povoa de Varzim - Haven en boot - Noord-Portugal
Povoa de Varzim - Igreja Matriz kathedraal - Noord-Portugal
Povoa de Varzim - Strand - Noord-Portugal