On the right bank of the Guadiana River is situated the city of Vila Real de Santo António
Built by the Marquês de Pombal in 1774, to establish a frontier of Ayamonte the Portuguese presence in the mouth of the Guadiana River, and thus be able to carry out monitoring of trade at the border, to develop fisheries, and later where he would be canning industry.
In construction "Marquês de Pombal" chose to convey simplicity and functionality through the Pombaline style reflecting the Enlightenment spirit, similar to that have been used in the reconstruction of Lisbon, after the earthquake.
Nowadays the city works on the basis of trade and tourism. With a prime location (the source) to the mouth of the Guadiana (south) the beach (to the west), the pine forest (to the west) and the (north) the Natural Reserve of Sapal.
Aerial view of Vila Real de Santo António
Real Estate Market in Vila Real de Santo António
The location of Vila Real de Santo António is in itself a great opportunity given its centrality and proximity to the Spanish / Ayamonte border.
You can find in Vila Real de Santo António, excellent real estate business opportunities, which we have available, from apartments, villas, farms and land.
To visit in the City Center:
In the center of Vila Real de Santo António, there are several monuments, the Church of "Nossa Senhora da Encarnação", built in the 18th century. XVIII, the Obelisk, ordered to be built in the center of the town square, also in the 18th century. XVIII, and the António Aleixo Cultural Center.
Eat and taste:
Vila Real de Santo António,has Esplanades, Restaurants, and Bars, in the center of the village and next to River, where you can have unique senses experiences, in particular, the palate, smell and vision.
Tours and Sports:
Vila Real de Santos António offers you a pedestrian promenade and bike path along the banks of the Guadiana River
It also has a sports complex equipped to practice various sports activities, not to be missed.