Hostels in Vilar da Veiga, Portugal

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Vilar da Veiga, Portugal, is a municipality in the far north of the country, located only sixteen kilometres from the Spanish border in Peneda-Gerês National Park. Around one thousand three hundred people live in Vilar da Veiga, which belongs to the district of Braga. Braga is the biggest city nearby and a worthwhile day trip. Braga has a small local airport but it is not served by commercial airlines. Instead, check out flights to Porto., which is only around ninety kilometres southwest from Vilar da Veiga. Numerous low-cost airlines offer flights to Porto all year round, so it is an excellent option for backpackers to visit the north of Portugal. It is recommendable and comfortable to rent a car so that you can visit Vilar da Veiga, Peneda-Gerês National Park and the whole northern region having the maximum of flexibility. The unspoilt, beautiful nature is the main reason for many tourists to spend their holidays in the region.

Peneda-Gerês National Park is the only national park in the country and covers an area of more than seven hundred square kilometres. In the region, you can find traces of very early settlements such as megalithic tombs and dolmens that were made more than five thousand years ago. The wildlife is an interesting part of the national park -- you can find various species of birds, the unique Pyrenean desman, and the very rare Iberian wolf. It is a paradise for hikers and nature lovers, as well. Check out the lookout Miradouro da Pedra Bela to get a beautiful view on the park. If you like waterfalls, do not miss the lovely and popular Cascata do Arado.

Vilar da Veiga is an attractive destination for tourists who want to explore Peneda-Gerês National Park. The municipality and the nearby villages offer numerous hotels and guesthouses. The accommodations are comparatively small and cosy, and the price level is decent. Even if your budget is limited, you can find a good place to stay. Currently, the options for a hostel in Vilar da Veiga, Portugal, are limited. Since it is a rural area, the easiest option to get to a Vilar da Veiga, Portugal hostel is by car. However, bus services from Braga are available. Your Vilar da Veiga, Portugal hostel offers free Wi-Fi in the common areas.

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A hostel in Vilar da Veiga costs $29 for a dorm. A private room in a hostel in Vilar da Veiga costs $93. (based on price comparison)
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Vilar da Veiga Hostel Cheatsheet

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2 Total number of hostels
$29 Average dorm price
$93 Average private room price
$32 Cheapest hostel in Vilar da Veiga
Selina Geres is the cheapest
1 Party hostels in Vilar da Veiga
Hostel Gerês is the best rated
Most Vilar da Veiga hostels are located in
4.8 Average rating of all hostels

Other Nearby Cities

Geres (3 Km / 2 mi.)
Vieira do Minho (15 Km / 9 mi.)
Ponte da Barca (23 Km / 15 mi.)
Braga (27 Km / 17 mi.)
Guimarães (31 Km / 19 mi.)
Maus de Salas (33 Km / 20 mi.)
Alijó (36 Km / 22 mi.)

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