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Aveiro, Portugal
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All reviews boat ride the river main canal lovely town traditional boat canal tour shops and restaurants tuk tuk fun afternoon real venice great pictures cod stopped for lunch few channels great sightseeing little venice salt pans
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome river and boat trip love it well worth 10 euro, and our boat driver and guide were grey. Amazing way to see the town

Thank Colincarlos
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to give a walk an enjoy the views. Nice city, small and cosy. We were with our 3 girls and had a fantastic day.

1  Thank MariaManzano
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Aveiro is a pleasantly small town with picturesque buildings. It is worth taking a cruise on a colorful boat called moliceiros to admire the views.

Thank katarzynab675
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tour the city by gondola, it's a must if you are in Aveiro. We went with sister and brother in law from the US, and they just loved it. Great way to see the city, the architecture and history. Lovely views from the canal. Not...More

1  Thank Bill P
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Little venise in portugal Small river pass through the city You can deal the price A must do in the city

Thank Beto M
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Is good for pictures, also good to know the city, which way is better to discover than sightseeing, especially in the water, so If you are in Aveiro you should definitely pay for this accessible price.

Thank Maps315639
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

Its the Portuguese Veneza :) Nice place, really Beautiful. Enjoy a boat ride and delight yourself with this beautiful city.

1  Thank Bruno N
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We stopped for lunch and to walk about Aveiro enroute from Porto to Lisbon. We arrived at 11:15 and the restaurants opened at 12. We had enough time to watch the canal boats and stroll around. The canal tours looked fun but we just didn’t...More

Thank db7477
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

I really don’t get the complaints about the boat rides. Our hotel arranged it for us for 9€, including picking us up and delivering us into town (a fifteen minute stroll, but we didn’t know!). Our boat was full of Spanish on holidays, who sang...More

1  Thank Lilipealea13
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

This is such a great place .. beautiful. Lots of great restaurants. Good food, good prices . Right in the middle of the city you can find the boat cruise . Very interesting with guide .. talking a little about the city’s history.. ❤️

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