Northern Portugal is a culturally varied region. It is a land of dense vegetation and profound historic and cultural wealth. Is the most populous region in Portugal, ahead of Lisbon, and the third most extensive by area. The region has a Mediterranean climate on the coast and a hot Mediterranean climate along the Douro Valley.
Douro Valley and it's wines are the most well know places from Northern Portugal, but there are many gems to explore, nature and rivers, waterfalls, vineyards and fertile plots combine with the ancestral monuments in urban centres.